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Technology Business Mgmt Full Time Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Trading Company (CTC)

CTC is a cutting-edge proprietary trading firm with a long-term vision and a clear focus on helping the world price and manage risk. Our fun and trusting culture inspires us to solve the industry’s most challenging problems and take calculated risks in a collaborative environment.

We strive to be the most innovative firm in the industry today, tomorrow, and long into the future while upholding ethical excellence. We believe that CTC 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.

The Role

Do you have a strong interest in Trading and Technology? Do you understand accounting & finance principles, and can you engage traders, software developers and accountants to facilitate the purchase and research of market data that is critical to our trading strategies?

The Market Data Jr. Analyst is responsible for contributing to CTC’s market data (MD) services that are provided by vendors or directly from various exchanges on behalf of CTC! The team ensures that our users have access to their required market data and research, administers the firm’s overall market data budget and allocations, and partners with the software development team and traders on the purchase of market data and feed handlers for our trading systems. Responsibilities include market data procurement, market data inventory management, exchange reporting and audits, budgeting & forecasting, and market data research. This role collaborates closely with vendors, exchanges, and CTC’s internal Technology, Trading, Legal, Accounts Payable (A/P), and Procurement teams.

What you will do at CTC

Skills you will need

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, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Market Data Analyst