• Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Anson McCade
  • 2018-09-18
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Market leading compensation and PnL driven payout
  • Vollzeit

Software Engineer – High Frequency Futures

My client is a boutique proprietary trading firm with offices in Chicago and NY employing c.50 people. They are dedicated to leveraging technology and mathematics to implement competitive trading strategies while managing risk and responding to market conditions. Technology and quantitative imagination are at the core. They hire extremely bright, talented, and motivated individuals to collaborate with each other and compete in the world’s financial markets. The team has extensive, global experience in a wide variety of asset classes, risk management, and technologies. Dedicated Technologists create all trading architecture, risk management systems, and software in-house.

Software Engineer – High Frequency Futures

 

My client is a boutique proprietary trading firm with offices in Chicago and NY employing c.50 people.  They are dedicated to leveraging technology and mathematics to implement competitive trading strategies while managing risk and responding to market conditions. Technology and quantitative imagination are at the core.  They hire extremely bright, talented, and motivated individuals to collaborate with each other and compete in the world’s financial markets. The team has extensive, global experience in a wide variety of asset classes, risk management, and technologies. Dedicated Technologists create all trading architecture, risk management systems, and software in-house. 

 

They are looking for a Software Engineer with experience in futures markets and applications.  The expectation is that you would create, extend and support the core futures trading platform.

 

Ideal candidate: 

§  5+ years’ relevant experience

§  Skilled in C++ for strategy and event processing

§  Skilled in Python for tooling and data analysis

§  Skilled with C# for real time GUI development,

§  Experience of working with real time data; streaming data would be ideal.

§  Understanding of basic financial concepts and exchange protocols

§  Web GUI design experience is a plus.

§  Understand tradeoffs between latency, flexibility, and functionality

§  Exceptional communication and intuition

§  Results oriented

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