Junior Software Developer / Quantitative Developer

Confidential Company  •  Chicago, IL

Less than 5 years experience  •  Technology

$80K - $110K
Posted on 07/10/18 by Michael Stapinski
Confidential Company
Chicago, IL
Less than 5 years experience
$80K - $110K
Posted on 07/10/18 Michael Stapinski

Junior Software Developer / Quantitative Developer


We are seeking highly talented Junior Software Developers / Quantitative Developers to join the team.




-Work collaboratively with senior developers and business leaders to expand, enhance, and improve ultra-low latency tradinginfrastructure platform.

-Analyze complex technical issues and create solutions proactively.

-Design and implement reliable and efficient software used for algorithmic trading, exchange connectivity, and research.

-Provide technical expertise to support and troubleshoot production environments in real time.




-Problem solvers who are driven, self-motivated, and "outside of the box" thinkers.

-Bachelors, Masters, or PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or related fields.

-Strong programming skills in C++ and understanding of general programming concepts.

-Familiarity with Matlab, R, or Python a plus.

-Desire and interest to develop a career in the financial industry.

-Excellent written and spoken communication skills.

-Must be motivated, dependable, and responsible.


*Looking for candidates from top tier universities with a strong GPA. PhD in mathematics, statistics, physics or engineering is preferred. Will consider candidates who have a Master's degree along with work experience. Top universities include Massachusetts Institute of Technology/MIT, Carnegie Mellon University, Princeton University, Harvard University, University of California-Berkeley, Stanford University, University of Chicago, California Institute of Technology, University of California, Los Angeles, Columbia University, New York University, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Yale University, Cornell University, Brown University, etc.


Keywords: Chicago IL Jobs, Junior Software Developer Quantitative Developer, C++, MatLab, R, Python, Financial Industry, Chicago Recruiters, Information Technology Jobs, IT Jobs, Chicago Recruiting


If you are an employer and recruiting for similar IT professionals / positions, please contact our Technical Recruiters at Next Step Systems.  We are a national IT Recruiting Firm / Agency specializing in full-time direct hire Information Technology employment opportunities.


Company Will Relocate Candidates To Chicago! Company Will Sponsor Candidates!


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