JCW is currently working on a search for a Python Developer to work within the Risk team of a leading trading firm for either their Chicago ...
JCW is currently working on a search for a Python Developer to work within the Risk team of a leading trading firm for either their Chicago or New York City location. The qualified candidate will work alongside a team of more traditional Risk Managers looking to this individual to help conduct research, automate complicated tasks, drive initiatives to improve the firm's risk layer and/or ability to monitor and evaluate risk and hypothetical scenarios.
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work closely with people from a variety of teams across the firm
Proven success working with large data sets
Excellent programming skills, with the ability to do complex debugging, design work, and problem solving
At least 2+ years of python programming experience is required
Experience working on a Linux platform
Proficient in at least one scripting language
Preferred but not required:
Experience in the trading industry
Experience working with Django or Flask
Experience managing a MySQL (or similar) database(s)
Working knowledge of C++
Corey Rague recruits for Risk and Analytics professionals across the financial services sector and would be happy to provide further details about this or other positions. You can reach him at or at
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