Trading Systems Software Engineer in Chicago, IL at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 9/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Trading Systems Software Engineer who will act as a liaison between traders and technology.


  • Understand dependencies for strategy implementation and proposing solutions
  • Assist in sourcing of data needs, integration with execution platform and algorithm frameworks
  • Collaborate closely with quant researchers and peers to ensure global consistency
  • Implementation of tactical solutions
  • Being functional expert and defining strategic requirements for technology team


  • 5+ years’ experience with software development in C/C++ & Linux
  • Experience working within an electronic trading environment
  • Ability to automate trading, order management, exchange connectivity or market data handling for Equities, FX or fixed income products
  • Understanding of distributed system design
  • Python, Kdb+/Q, SQL and scriptingexperience
  • Experience in large-scale systems
  • Relevant degree in Physics, quantitative Finance, computer science or related discipline
Job category:
  • Information Technology
Job keywords:
  • UNIX
  • Python
  • Developer
  • PERL
  • Jenkins