• Negotiable USD
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Technology
  • 2018-08-13

Risk Developer- Python

  • Location: Chicago, IL, USA
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

An industry leading trading firm in the derivatives capital of the world -Chicago, is seeking to bring on a Python Developer within their Risk Management team. They are looking for a candidate with a unique and problem solving skillset that expresses excitement at the prospect of joining a collaborative team. The candidate should be someone who is ready to bring initiative and ownership that will bring new projects to life, as well as to the firm's commitment to investing in technology.

Title: Risk Developer-Python

Company Summary: An industry leading trading firm in the derivatives capital of the world -Chicago, is seeking to bring on a Python Developer within their Risk Management team. They are looking for a candidate with a unique and problem solving skillset that expresses excitement at the prospect of joining a collaborative team. The candidate should be someone who is ready to bring initiative and ownership that will bring new projects to life, as well as to the firm's commitment to investing in technology.

The Risk Developer will be responsible for …

  • Working on data retrieval, processing, validation and modeling

  • Collaborating closely with in-house traders and risk managers

  • Compiling and delivering high performance intraday and end of day risk reports for all desks

The Risk Developer should have the following qualifications …

  • 3+ years of professional work experience with Python

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or equivalent

  • Experience using SQL with big data

  • Experience with trading and finance is a bonus!

  • Understanding of options and derivative products and how they relate to risk management is also a bonus!

Benefits/Perks:

  • Cutting edge technology

  • Great health insurance (Health, Dental, Vision)

  • Generous PTO

  • Free breakfast and snacks

  • 401K match

  • Maternity and Paternity leave

If you are interested in the Risk Developer role or know someone who might be, apply today!

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