Full-Time

Operations Analyst

Updated on 6/10/2024

Old Mission

Old Mission

201-500 employees

Global market maker in securities and derivatives

Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Mid

Chicago, IL, USA + 1 more

Required Skills
Python
Sales
Communications
SQL
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 2+ years of working experience in equities / options settlement role
  • Working knowledge of CNS, DTC, ACT, etc.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience and knowledge of the Equities space
  • Strong analytical skills / advanced MS Excel skills; Some familiarity with programming (SQL or Python) is a plus
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently as well as on a team
  • Interested in problem solving, making processes better / more efficient, and being part of a dynamic and fast-paced work environment
  • Spanish speaking is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Lead efforts for the institutional business for middle and back office support to clients
  • Daily engagement with the firm’s prime broker, clearing relationships, and client contacts to ensure timely settlement of trades and proactive communication around potential fails
  • Align with the sales trading desks in the US to understand client needs / expectations, and work together to develop proper deliverables
  • Build and refine processes to ensure scalable solutions to settlement / clearing needs as the firm's trading businesses grow
  • Engage across multiple product sets: be able to pivot across ETFs, Equities, OTC ADRs, listed options

Old Mission is a global market maker that utilizes advanced technology and proprietary systems to dynamically value individual securities and derivatives at the speed of modern markets, enabling them to price thousands of financial instruments globally and trade trillions of dollars of securities both on and off exchange. They have developed a market-making platform that allows them to work with the world’s largest exchanges, brokers, and institutional investors as a trusted partner, assisting them in transferring risk in a wide range of securities.

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2008

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

34%

Benefits

Competitive Salary

Discretionary bonus

Top tier Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance paid for by the firm

401(k) with employer match

Full stocked kitchen, free breakfast and lunch everyday on-site

Tuition reimbursement

Flexible Spending Plan

Commuter Benefit Program