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Full-Time

Trading Systems Engineer

Posted on 7/19/2023

DRW

DRW

1,001-5,000 employees

Diversified trading firm, crypto, real estate investments

Quantitative Finance
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Senior

Chicago, IL, USA

Category
Algorithm Development
System Administration
Quantitative Finance
IT & Security
Required Skills
Communications
SQL
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Superior troubleshooting skills
  • Prior experience supporting high performance applications
  • Prior experience supporting equities/equity options trading
  • Prior experience working with FIX protocol and alternative exchange protocols
  • Script development experience
  • SQL experience
  • Linux & Windows platform support experience
  • Experience supporting electronic trading systems
  • Demonstrated knowledge of network communications
  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent degree
  • Self-motivation and intellectual curiosity
  • High level of ownership and accountability
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to handle pressure and time constraints
  • Ability to multitask efficiently
Responsibilities
  • Establish best-in-class production support processes
  • Ensure maximum trading system availability
  • Provide support for various trading groups' production systems
  • Develop proprietary process automation and monitoring tools
  • Troubleshoot trading system production incidents
  • Automate software configuration and rollout procedures
  • Support core market connectivity
  • Collaborate with various teams globally
  • Help end users and developers understand core trading systems
  • Build documentation for common procedures
  • Coordinate efforts with global support teams

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

5%

1 year growth

13%

2 year growth

38%

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

INACTIVE