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Full Time Chicago, Illinois

Principal – Cloud Development Lead

Chicago Trading Company (CTC) helps the world price and manage risk. We pride ourselves on our strong values, our entrepreneurial spirit, and our commitment to doing the right thing. Our culture is highly collaborative across traders, quants, technologists and development teams who work together to solve the toughest problems our markets have to offer. We strive to make a positive impact on our industry, the lives of our employees, and the communities to which we belong.

Are you excited by the idea of shaping the future of our proprietary trading platform? We’re looking for an experienced cloud-centric technologist to work in a cross-team capacity to evolve our systems with cloud-first design patterns. You’ll have the opportunity to work with a wide variety of dev teams solving complex problems and help them design world-class platforms. If building POCs and reference architecture gets you excited, you will be a great fit for this role.

What You’ll Do

What We’re Looking For

Our Benefits

We strongly believe in the well-being of our employees and their families so we offer outstanding benefits to support you both professionally and personally. These benefits include generous medical coverage, paid parental leave, free breakfast and lunch (plus healthy snacks, of course), wellness reimbursement, quarterly recharge days, and a variety of other benefits focused on providing the best employee experience.  

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

 At CTC, we aim to cultivate a workplace that celebrates diversity and each person feels included, engaged and empowered. Where each of us feels we belong. We are committed to having a diverse workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, disability, citizenship, or any other legally protected class.

If you have a disability and believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to apply for a position, please contact us at info@chicagotrading.com. Note that emails sent to this email account for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

This position cannot accommodate full-time remote work in Colorado, California, District of Columbia, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, and Utah.

We also welcome employees in our Chicago or NYC office who would like to work in-office or in an in-office/remote hybrid.

Principal Cloud Development Lead