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Software Development Full Time Chicago, IL, USA June 25, 2019


Are you passionate about building scalable, reliable, high performance distributed systems? Do you love collaborating directly with end users to identify new opportunities and drive innovation? At CTC, you will work with Traders and Quants to build reliable trading strategies that will have a direct and significant impact on our organization's daily performance.​

We are looking for a software engineer to build our next generation workflows for options market making. This includes workflows that are both high and low latency in nature, and primarily developed in Java and deployed on Linux. There is extensive collaboration among all business units that allows us the ability to brainstorm ideas and compare approaches. Software development cycles at CTC are short and releases of proprietary software are frequent. This is a fast-paced and dynamic team environment where our engineers quickly see the results of their effort, and the impact that work has on our businesses.



Who we are

Chicago Trading Company is a highly analytical, team-based, derivatives trading firm that employs a dynamic, disciplined approach to trading across a variety of products and strategies. We strive to position ourselves at the forefront of the financial markets.

We actively trade in a broad spectrum of asset classes that include Equities, Interest Rates, and Commodities. We have grown dramatically since our inception in 1995. Recognized as a leading provider of liquidity and pricing on numerous derivatives exchanges globally, we trade more than 20 hours a day, six days a week.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.



Engineer - Electronic Trading & Fitting