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Technology Operations Full Time Chicago, IL August 8, 2018


CTC is seeking a Trade Support Engineer (TSE) to join our team and work the third shift. You will be an individual contributor in this role, and it will involve management and support of production trading desks running proprietary trading software. You will take an active approach to identifying and resolving issues before they affect production trading. You will re-actively drive resolutions to get trading systems back in market when outages occur during the trading day. You will work closely with traders and trading system operations members to identify software bugs and then properly relay that information back to development and QA teams for patching. Through a close relationship with your trading desk, you will be in a position to analyze day to day activities and suggest tools and software improvements that will provide benefit to the traders you support. Hours will be approximately 11:00 pm to 8:00 am Sunday through Thursday.

Production Trade Support (90% of your time)

Trading Systems Design (10% of your time)

Desired Skills and Experience

Desired Traits

Who we are

Chicago Trading Company is a highly analytical, team oriented derivatives trading firm that employs a dynamic, disciplined approach to trading across a variety of products and strategies. We take decisive action 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.



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