Proprietary Trading Desk Systems and Operations Analyst – SQL, Perl, Python

  • Competitive
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Analytic Recruiting Inc.
  • 16 May 19

A trading firm in Chicago is looking for a Trading Room Support Analyst, (Trade Desk Management and Automation).


  • Primary Responsibility for monitoring an automated algorithmic trading system for equity and futures trading
  • Ensure reliability and robustness of the automated trading system for European, Asian and US Markets
  • Monitor orders, and executed trades for accuracy
  • Work on trading systems operations to maintain the continuous flow of data and information
  • Follow current market activity
  • Part of Trading and Hedging Team


  • Must have direct experience supporting/monitoring live equities trading systems
  • Must have solid programming skills (with Python, Perl or Rails and SQL) for process automation and transparency.
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must have equity and equity futures market knowledge and experience
  • Must have sound judgment and ability to communicate activity to sr. managers
  • Series 57 or work to obtain

Keywords: Trade Desk Support, Python, Perl, Rails, Unix, Linux, Systems Administration, Equity Trading, Algorithmic Models

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