Experienced Trader

Confidential Company  •  Chicago, IL

5 - 7 years experience  •  Information Services

$80K - $130K
Posted on 12/05/17 by Gina Gomulka
Chicago, IL
5 - 7 years experience
Information Services
$80K - $130K
Posted on 12/05/17 by Gina Gomulka

An established and growing Chicago based proprietary trading firm, is seeking experienced high volume traders. The Traders will be charged with developing new strategies utilizing our proprietary software and customizing our current strategies. The Traders will work closely with a dedicated technology team in developing and enhancing existing strategies. For this opportunity, light C++ Programming, Excel Programming and VBA Programming is mandatory.




-Proven ability to develop new, profitable trading strategies.

-Preference to those with the ability to do light programming work using multi-dimensional arrays, nested loops, complex conditionals and simple file I/O.

-Preference to those who are fluent in Excel with experience in VBA and C++.

-Strong mathematical aptitude.

-Values teamwork and is capable of thinking independently.

-Can communicate effectively while under pressure.

-Can adapt to changing situations with ease.

-Bachelors Degree from a 4-year university.

-ElectricalEngineering, Computer Science or related technical field.

-Strong GPA (3.5 or higher).

-5+ years working experience of high volume trading.

-Has demonstrated the ability to use sound judgment while trading.


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Company Will Relocate Candidates!


No Corp-To-Corp Or Third Party Recruiters; W-2 Direct Hire Only.

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