Full-Time

Software Development Engineer in Test

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

Mid

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Python
Software Testing
Requirements
  • 3+ years of Python programming experience
  • 3+ years of automation testing experience
  • Previous experience using testing frameworks for unit testing
  • Strong analytical skills, detail orientation and excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid understanding of software development and testing
  • Ability to adapt and learn in a fast-paced environment
Responsibilities
  • Gain strong understanding of trading system functionality and capabilities provided via API (market pricing, trading operational functions, access to related trade data, etc.) and work with Python-based test framework to develop automation test sets needed for these functions
  • Create tests for measuring throughput and latency
  • Implement tests into a continuous integration system and provide quick feedback regarding changes that will affect the state of development
  • Troubleshoot issues and bugs discovered in testing to help determine root cause
  • Work with developers to determine testing coverage needs, resolve bugs and provide feedback on functionality
  • Work with application support teams and users of API interfaces to address questions on usage, configuration and implementation, and to help resolve production issues
  • Assist with technical documentation regarding API interfaces
Desired Qualifications
  • Previous experience working with trading systems and exposure to working with equities/options/futures is a plus

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

6%

1 year growth

15%

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

INACTIVE