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Trading Full Time Chicago, IL, USA May 14, 2019


Are you interested in leading Traders, Quantitative Researchers, and Technologists in a global, proprietary trading firm? Would you like to use your quantitative skills to build a business and create long term enterprise value? Are you excited to be a part of a dynamic trading environment that values the integration of Quants directly into trading operations? If so, we encourage you to consider Chicago Trading Company. 


Our Story—Chicago Trading Company


Chicago Trading Company is a technology-focused trading firm that helps the world price and manage risk.  Our fun and trusting culture inspires us to solve the industries’ most challenging problems and take calculated risks in a collaborative environment.  We strive to be the most innovative firm in the industry that makes a positive impact on the markets, the lives of our employees, and all the communities to which we belong. 


Started in 1995 by a team of forward-thinking Traders, we are proud to call ourselves an industry leader that keeps making markets and each other better.  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.


More information is available at www.chicagotrading.com.


The Role—Senior Quantitative Trader


We are seeking a Senior Quantitative Trader to lead and handle all facets of an options market-making portfolio.  Our trading teams require a dynamic, quantitative leader to capitalize on short and medium-term opportunities while building teams and creating enterprise value for the long term.  You will have the opportunity to create a strategic vision, analyze data to move the business forward, and manage risk and profitability.  This position will offer an outstanding opportunity join a winning team (typically 5 to 15 people) where collaboration and continuous improvement in a competitive field are greatly rewarded. 



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Critical leadership capabilities we are looking for in you:




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

Senior Quantitative Trader