Trading Systems Engineer

Trading Systems Engineer

  • Location

    Chicago, United States

  • Sector:

    Technology & Security

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    Jack Fisher

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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JCW is currently recruiting on behalf of a global trading firm that is looking for a Systems Trading Engineer to join their team in their Chicago HQ.

Responsibilities include:

  • You will be part of an experienced team responsible for managing the critical data flow in their complex trading environment.
  • Provide an efficient response to any production issues to reduce down time and ensuring high performance and reliability on the trading platform.
  • Play a lead role in contributing towards trading strategy improvements as well as the overall trading infrastructure.

Position requirements:

  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar field. Any financial services experience is preferred but not required.
  • Excellent technical skills with Python. Experience with Bash would be a plus too.
  • In depth knowledge of Linux operating systems.
  • Previous experience in a DevOps type role would be beneficial.

Jack Fisher recruits exclusively for IT & Cyber professionals across the financial services and professional services sectors. For more information regarding this position please contact him at  646 517 8608 or jack.fisher@jcwresourcing.com.