Senior Clojure Engineer

Global trading firm is looking for a Senior Clojure Engineer!

  • Chicago, Illinois +1
  • $150,000 - $400,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Sydney Weaver
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A bit about us:

Global trading firm with their HQ in Chicago is growing their team! They operate using their own capital and trading and trade a variety of asset classes including Fixed Income, ETFs, Equities, FX, Commodities and Energy across all major global markets. They've also leveraged their expertise and technology to expand into three non-traditional strategies: real estate, venture capital and cryptoassets.

They have a strong culture that values feedback, curiosity, a solid work/life balance, and evolving with modern techniques. They are all about using the best language for the job, including Java, Ruby, Clojure, JavaScript, C++, and Python. Their employees are constantly learning and engaged through technical white papers, geek lunches, and working with financial industry experts. They have a need for innovation as they navigate the quirkiness of trading.

Why join us?

General Benefits
  • Competitive compensation package including a base + Bonus
  • Remote option and Flexible hours
  • 401(K) + matching
  • Great health benefits including Health, Vision, Dental, Mental, Disability & Life Insurance
  • Generous PTO and Vacation
  • Cross-functional training encouraged
  • Promote from within
  • Ongoing Professional Development

Job Details

Who you are
  • You can work alone but prefer working as a team
  • You want to own the technology impact on the business
  • You care more about learning and solving the problem than being right
  • You champion best practices while using fewer tools
  • You focus on reliability, scalability, and maintainability
  • You enjoy designing, modeling, and programming regardless of the language set
  • You crave and provide actionable feedback
  • You have Functional programming experience, ideally you've worked with either Clojure or Bare Ruby or C++

What you will be working on
  • You'll be helping this company manage its funds efficiently by developing and maintaining simple and robust data pipelines written mostly in Ruby and Clojure that perform complex analysis on all of the firm's and some of the market's data.
  • You'll care about interest rates, charges, trade limits, risk based limits, liquidity, and much more.
  • You'll be using some calculation engines you write and some that are provided by third parties.
  • You'll get to find innovative ways to integrate disparate technologies and provide real and valuable insights to the business.
  • You'll decide which data needs to be up-to-the-second actionable and which data needs to be curated over long periods to gain daily, weekly, monthly, or yearly insights.
  • You'll enable the communication mechanism for that data whether it be alerting, dashboards, ad-hoc querying, or complex data visualization.
  • You'll work closely with your customers inside the firm to bring reliable, concrete, and introspect-able numbers to fuel their deep industry expertise.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Chicago, Illinois
New York, New York
Job Type
$150,000 - $400,000