Full-Time

Senior Hardware Engineer

Posted on 5/7/2024

DRW

DRW

1,001-5,000 employees

Diversified trading firm, crypto, real estate investments

Quantitative Finance
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Senior

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
Requirements
  • Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 7 years of full-life cycle hardware development and support experience
  • Experience in embedded system design with high density FPGAs and low latency, high speed circuits
  • Hands on experience with sophisticated test and measurement equipment
  • Experience with schematic/PCB design tools
  • Signal Integrity, Power, Thermal simulations & EMC Testing Experience
  • Proficient in soldering for minor modifications of assembled hardware to support development
Responsibilities
  • Architect, design and implement custom hardware developed for competitive trading
  • Work closely with other team members to evaluate system architecture and develop system level architecture proposals
  • Research and evaluate new technologies
  • Circuit and board level design realization activities including schematic captures. Experience with PCB layout a plus
  • Perform hardware testing including circuit characterization and system level testing
  • Evaluate and Collaborate with Fabrication & Assembly Suppliers
  • Investigate hardware issues to root cause and provide appropriate solutions and recommendations
  • Real estate planning, power budgets, design architecture, and logistical support (cost,schedules, resources)
  • Management of external vendors fabrication and assembly
  • Author technical documents, specifications, & test specifications
  • Maintain bill of materials

DRW is a diversified trading firm specializing in liquidity provision across multiple asset classes, such as cryptocurrencies and real estate. The firm's commitment to carbon neutrality exemplifies its dedication to addressing global challenges effectively. With sophisticated technology and a robust risk management system, the company offers a dynamic and relevant working environment that not only contributes to global financial stability but also promotes sustainable practices.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2001

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

49%

Benefits

Daily catered breakfast & lunch

Massages

Social events

Gym subsidy

Flexible work arrangements

Monthly tastings

Game room

On-site yoga classes and meditation

Employee led affinity groups

Mentor/mentee outings

Trivia nights

Educational opportunities

DRW-sponsored sports teams

Poker tournament

Private mother's suite