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Senior Software Development Engineer in Test
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Linux/Unix
Python
Requirements
  • Previous exposure testing or supporting trading strategies and activity
  • Experience with Linux OS
  • Experience working with exchange order and mass quoting protocols
  • Experience working in fast-paced development environments and working with dynamic data and complex systems
  • Scripting experience with Python or similar scripting language preferred
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent degree
  • Self-motivation and intellectual curiosity; desire to continually self-improve and seek continual improvements in production support function
  • High level of ownership and accountability, reliability, and strong follow through
  • Ability to handle pressure and time constraints with composure
  • Strong organizational skills, including ability to effectively plan and prioritize
Responsibilities
  • Perform testing of proprietary trading/quoting systems and validation of new functionality
  • Work with developers to understand functionality of system, determine testing priorities and develop test cases for the system
  • Develop scripts for maintaining, updating, and monitoring test system components
  • Troubleshoot issues and bugs discovered in testing to help determine root cause
  • Test upgrade of new versions of client software and work with production support staff to ensure consistent operation of production systems
  • Work with key end users of application to understand usage and production issues in order to fine tune test case coverage for critical functionality while optimizing time to production
  • Provide feedback on system functionality to help make improvements
  • Reproduce issues discovered in production using the test environments in order to help identify issues and solutions
DRW

1,001-5,000 employees

Proprietary trading firm
Company Overview
DRW's mission is to build revolutionary finance. The company is doing this by building a system that applies modeling, technology and quantitative research to identify opportunities in the global financial markets.
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
Company Core Values
  • Integrity - In order to collaborate thoughtfully and build strong relationships, we value transparency and hold ourselves and our people accountable.
  • Critical thought - We like solving problems and discussing technical and research topics. We question what we think we know.
  • Learning - Continual growth and exploration, both formally and in our day-to-day interactions, helps build our skills individually and as a team.
  • Challenge consensus - We achieve the highest standard of success by challenging our decision making every day. Our formula? Strong opinions, loosely held.
  • Preparation - Always be prepared for the expected and the unexpected. We adapt as the markets evolve, and in-depth research helps us do that.
  • Respect - Our work environment is diverse, and that diversity makes us stronger. We collaborate thoughtfully, and hold each other in high regard.
  • Sense of urgency - In a fast-paced industry, we adapt and are always ready to act. Priorities shift, objectives evolve and we move quickly to adjust.