Job title: Senior Software Engineer - Trading
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Technology
Expertise: Java Python C++ Crypto Low latency Options Software Engineers System Design
Skills: Senior Software Engineer C++ Python Java Trading Greenfield
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Chicago, United States
Job published: 06/14/2022
Job ID: 32922

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer - Trading


A global systematic hedge fund is hiring for a Lead Software Engineer on the trading team, building out further multi-billion Defi Crypto and Futures business. You will utilize critical thinking and initiative to oversee comprehensive trading projects directly related to PnL; IE market microstructure, execution strategies, and strategy development; design and develop the software needed to enable a global crypto trading operation.

As well as maintaining and improving existing options trading business. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of an innovative global leader working with world-leading top crypto traders and quantitative researchers, providing technical leadership to the trading team, and managing key PnL-driven projects, including building a multi-billion crypto trading platform; this is a greenfield project with huge potential to grow into the CTO of the area.


Skills Required:

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Worked on a trading team as a software engineer or quantitative developer with knowledge in one of these assets; Options, Crypto.
  • C++, Java, or Python development skills. One or more languages are preferred.
  • Confident abilities in the design and architecture of low latency systems, and leading in such Can operate collaboratively with stakeholders/team and with autonomy.