Senior Python Software Engineer

Location: Chicago, Illinois
Job Category: Software Development - Programming,Trading - Futures - Fixed Income - Bonds - Derivatives - etc
Job ID: 68215
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: $ per year
Posted: 01-02-2019


Job Description:

 Senior Python Software Engineer

We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer. The team is focused on implementing trading strategies in Futures and Equities products. As a member of the team, you will partner with quants, traders, and skilled software engineers to design and develop end-to-end trading systems.

-Work with a skilled team to establish a pragmatic architectural vision that emphasizes testability, scalability, extensibility and maintainability.
-Collaborate with senior members of the technology architecture team to review and improve approach to building a cloud/on prem hybrid platform.
-Learn and gain understanding of trading workflow, quantitative modelling, and system performance requirements collaboratively with a multi-functional team.
-Develop an implementation roadmap in partnership with Quant and Trading to deliver incremental improvements in trading performance while drastically improving the system architecture.
-Design and implement functionality, participate in team code reviews, and provide valuable feedback on performance, logic, standard methodologies and maintenance issues to ensure code-level consistency.

Job Requirements:

-Experience designing and developing Cloud solutions (Azure, AWS, etc.).
-Experience containerizing applications (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.).
-Expertise in Python.
-Experience with multi-threaded, distributed, and high-performance programming.
-Experience with C++ and Financial markets is desired but not required.

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