Trade Support Engineer / DevOps Engineer

Great Benefits + Tier 1 Team + Upward Mobility + Great Culture

  • Chicago, IL
  • $100,000 - $180,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Ryan Kilroy
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A bit about us:

Are you ready to join a leading proprietary trading firm at the forefront of electronic options market making? Our firm specializes in developing and scaling cutting-edge trading strategies with a focus on automation and efficiency. As a Linux Systems Administrator, you will play a crucial role in maintaining our high-performance infrastructure, ensuring the reliability and scalability of our trading systems.

About Us:
We pride ourselves on our data-driven decision-making and innovative problem-solving framework. Our team of traders, developers, and data scientists collaborates to tackle the intricate challenges posed by efficient markets. Our vision is to scale and automate our profitable strategies to an impeccable level, setting industry standards in electronic option market making.

Why join us?

Key Responsibilities:
  • Linux Server Management: Manage and maintain Linux server environments to ensure high availability and optimal performance.

  • Containerization: Utilize Docker for deploying and managing software applications, enhancing system efficiency and scalability.

  • Monitoring Infrastructure: Assist in building and scaling monitoring infrastructures to improve system reliability and gain performance insights.

  • Troubleshooting: Analyze logs and track down root causes to troubleshoot and resolve issues effectively.

  • Collaboration: Work collaboratively with development teams to integrate and optimize trading applications.

  • Programming: Develop skills in programming languages such as Java, Python, and C++ to support and enhance trading operations.

  • Global Market Support: Be willing and available to work overnight shifts to support global market activities.

Job Details

Qualifications and Skills:
  • Linux Expertise: Proven experience with Linux server management.
  • Docker Proficiency: Experience with Docker and containerization technologies is highly desirable.
  • Trading Environment: Previous experience in a trading firm environment with a basic understanding of options markets.
  • Analytical Skills: Strong analytical skills with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve complex problems.
  • Attention to Detail: Exceptional attention to detail, ensuring precision in all tasks.
  • Monitoring Systems: Experience or a keen interest in developing and managing monitoring systems.
  • Programming Knowledge: Familiarity with programming languages like Java, Python, and C++.
  • Shift Flexibility: Flexibility to work in shift patterns that include overnight hours.

What We Offer:
  • Innovative Environment: Be part of a team that values innovative thinking and data-driven decision-making.
  • Professional Growth: Opportunities to develop your technical skills and advance your career in a fast-paced trading environment.
  • Collaborative Culture: Work alongside a team of talented traders, developers, and data scientists who are passionate about their work.
  • Competitive Compensation: Enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package, including performance-based bonuses.
  • Cutting-Edge Technology: Access to the latest technologies and tools to support your work and enhance your skills.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Chicago, IL
Job Type
$100,000 - $180,000