Top quantitative investment manager headquartered in the Chicago loop is looking to hire a talented junior software engineer to work within ...
Top quantitative investment manager headquartered in the Chicago loop is looking to hire a talented junior software engineer to work within a small collaborative team to build impactful systems that are critical to the company's success.
Whilst working closely with senior engineers, quants and leaders in the firm, you will gain experience in trading and research system architecture and learn to manage the full SDLC whilst leveraging python, C++ and other languages that are optimal to sole the problems at hand.
This represents a great opportunity for someone in the early stages of their careers, perhaps with finance industry internships or up to 3 years experience in a reputable tech firm, investment bank or buy-side trading firm, to challenge themselves in an ambitious firm shaped by collaboration and meritocracy.
What we're looking for:
§ A Bachelor or Masters degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent from a top tier program
§ A history of overcoming difficult problems using simple solutions
§ Experience with python and C++
§ Looking to rapidly improve your skills through direct mentoring
§ Ideally 1-2 internships or 1-3 years of professional experience as a developer
Compensation is very competitive and contingent on experience.