Production Reliability Engineer
Trading Team
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Jump Trading

1,001-5,000 employees

Proprietary trading firm focused on algorithmic & high-frequency trading
Company Overview
Jump Trading's mission is to leverage its petaflops of computing power and petabytes of data to carefully analyze and identify trends in the global markets across all asset classes.
Quantitative Finance
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$300M

Founded

1999

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

9%

2 year growth

27%
Locations
Chicago, IL, USA • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Development Operations (DevOps)
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
Software Engineering
Quantitative Finance
Requirements
  • At least 3+ years of experience in python and shell scripting
  • Relevant work experience in a DevOps role, ideally working directly with a trading desk
  • Familiarity with C++ helpful but not required
  • A rigorous, detail-oriented approach to operations
  • Strong understanding of the Linux operating system
  • A deep sense of ownership and urgency
  • Ability to handle shared operational responsibilities
  • Reliable and predictable availability
  • Degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent professional experience
  • Self-directed and comfortable taking ownership of projects and responsibilities
  • Intellectually curious, with a desire to learn new skills, and will enjoy thinking critically about how to improve existing processes
  • Reliable and predictable available
Responsibilities
  • Solve complex problems that require both technical and business understanding
  • Work with traders, back-office teams, exchanges, and developers to optimize the trading environment and investigate and solve system issues
  • Interact directly with traders and researchers to communicate and drive technology changes, manage incidents, and troubleshoot problems
  • Own the production environment, driving performance, reliability, and operability through continuous improvement
  • Proactively monitor and troubleshoot large-scale trading systems
  • Build and maintain technical operations tooling for the production trading system including configuration management, process management, deployment, and monitoring
  • Collaborate across the technology organization to analyze and troubleshoot complex system problems
  • Other duties as assigned or needed
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity with C++