Software Engineer

Banner - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)

*Industry: Financial Services (Trading Firm)
Work Experience: 4-5 years
Job Description:
As Software Engineer, you will have the opportunity of joining this interdisciplinary team to conceptualize and author the technologies that power our trading activities in financial markets. As an integral member of an aggressive and nimble company, you will have the opportunity to tackle challenges in programming, networking, technology, mathematics and finance. Your initial responsibilities will include the development and improvement of our growing queue of critical trading applications that add significant value to the organization’s bottom line.
 Implement quantitative, algorithmic trade logic
 Design extensible trading applications
 Maintain, support and troubleshoot critical trading applications
 Collaborate with other members of IT Team
 Research new technologies that show promise in improving core trading systems
 Exceptional ability to produce clean, efficient code in C++, C#
 Experience in building complete, multi-threaded server-client applications
 Knowledge of database and network technologies a plus
 Ability to take full ownership (design, implement, test, deploy, maintain, iterate) of projects
 Comfort resolving uncertainty and communicating for issue resolution
 Willing to work on a collaborative team
 Exemplary attention to detail and a deep interest in the financial industry
 Vision to solve today’s problems while building future solutions
 Entrepreneurial attitude with a keen attention to both structure and detail
 Comfort with both Windows and Linux environments*

Job Type: Full-time