Trading Operations Engineer
About the Job
Become a high-impact member of a small team at a rapidly growing firm.
Monitoring the health of the production trading system; diagnosing and fixing issues with intraday transactions and post-trade reconciliation.
Configuring and deploying changes to the trading system including new features, improvements, and fixes.
Working with infrastructure engineers on the development of automated configuration and deployment frameworks.
Working with peers to improve automation of operations.
Creating and improving operational tools for monitoring and collecting system health data.
Monitoring and supporting our proprietary trading infrastructure, including servers, operating systems, networks, colocation sites, and connectivity to numerous vendors and exchanges across the globe.
Monitoring market and portfolio risk, and interfacing with risk-analytics and research teams.
A bachelor’s degree in computer science or engineering from a top university.
Exceptional problem-solving skills with the ability to act and think clearly during fast-paced, high-pressure situations.
Experience in a variety of technical competencies including Python, UNIX/Linux, SQL, and networking.
Strong interest in and exposure to financial markets.
Experience with trading infrastructure like the FIX protocol is a plus, but not required.