Full-Time

Application Support Specialist

DRW

DRW

1,001-5,000 employees

Diversified global trading and investment leveraging technology.

Data & Analytics
Quantitative Finance
Financial Services

Junior, Mid, Senior

Montreal, QC, Canada

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Experience in application support
  • Knowledge of networking fundamentals (multicast, TCP, routing)
  • Basic scripting skills (Such as; Python, PowerShell or Bash, etc.)
  • Experience working in Linux and/or Windows environments
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A client-focused, service- minded approach and a strong sense of urgency
  • The ability to learn quickly and a passion for new technologies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to handle high pressure and time constraints with composure
  • Strong organizational skills, including ability to effectively plan and prioritize
  • Availability to work multiple schedules on a rotation (nights / early mornings) is required
Responsibilities
  • Delivering flawless production support, software deployment and configuration, and proactive monitoring to anticipate and avoid issues before they occur
  • Providing support for proprietary trading systems deployed across a multi-platform production environment
  • Providing technical support during trading operations to resolve issues affecting mission critical trading applications
  • Analyzing trading strategies together with the traders and research teams

DRW stands out for its diversified approach to trading and investment, leveraging technology, research, and risk management across multiple asset classes and global markets. The company fosters a culture of high expectations and continuous learning, offering the dynamism of a startup with the stability of an established firm. Employees are encouraged to solve complex problems, with their efforts duly recognized and rewarded, making DRW a compelling place to work for those seeking intellectual stimulation and professional growth.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2001

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

46%

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