Senior DevOps Engineer - Leading Proprietary Trading Firm

Location: Chicago
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 02_041019
Sector: Investment Management, Technology

Excellent opportunity for a Senior DevOps engineer to work with a leading trading firm based in Chicago.

The successful candidate will work to improve and automate the process and technologies that the firm uses to create strategies.

Responsibilities:

  • Development with focus on automation. You will be involved in designing and building systems to support the entire life cycle of mission critical trading systems.
  • Build tools to support real time trading operations by automating tasks to reduce complexity and human involvement in critical systems
  • Work closely with the core dev , DevOps, research and trading teams
  • Coordinate with multiple teams to deliver firm wide solutions.

Requirements:

  • Strong programming experience in Python
  • C++ Development experience
  • Technologies (Required): SQL experience, GUI and/or webapp development experience
  • Broad technical knowledge including some knowledge of Linux (threading, memory management), networking