• Chicago, IL, USA
  • Full Time

We are actively looking for talented Junior Software Engineers jump starting their software development careers at SpiderRock Platform Services, LLC. We expect this individual to have a desire to learn, participate in engineering discussions, and contribute to the various components of the SpiderRock cloud, APIs and software. We seek a candidate with a strong desire to contribute to our development team's fast paced development cycle. This is a full-time salaried position starting in May 2023.

What You Will Do:
  • Learn and gain experience on a variety of Windows based C# technologies
  • Assist in debugging and analyzing our user APIs and interfaces (GUI, MySQL, REST API)
  • Learn about financial markets
  • Work with DevOps, IT and client support teams to troubleshoot issues
  • Deep dive learning sessions on the SpiderRock software philosophy
  • Learn our Agile methodology
  • Provide SpiderRock development teams and business units with software solutions and ideas
  • Contribute to our client support team's software quality assurance
  • Assist integration efforts for SpiderRock's growing client base
What SpiderRock Is Looking For:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field
  • Minimum 1 years' experience in software development
  • Knowledge of the financial markets (CBOE, NYSE, CME), a plus
  • Demonstrable C#, .NET, WPF, Javascript, Java, R, Python, REST skills
  • Debugging and problem solving
  • Excellent programming skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Communication with end users, assessing requirements and managing expectations professionally
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high pressured technology environment
  • Independent project and time management
  • Professional, motivated attitude
  • Strong interpersonal skills
What Type of Technology Environment You Will Work With:

  • OS: Windows, Linux
  • Development: Visual Studio, Subversion
  • Derivative Products: Equities, Options, Futures, Options on Futures
  • Languages: C#, WPF, Statistical software (R or S), ElasticSearch (REST), Python, PowerShell
Here's What to Expect:
  • Highly competitive pay, benefits and bonus structure
  • Position requires that you be vaccinated against Covid-19
  • Dynamic workforce environment
  • Work with high-caliber and innovative professionals
  • Team oriented mentoring and shadowing
  • Will work on projects right away as you start learning our methodology and our platform
  • Access to unlimited snacks and beverages in our lounge area
  • Monthly happy hours
  • Quarterly office events
  • State of the art office
  • 401K plan and match
  • Unlimited time off benefits
  • Gym membership at our building fitness center on our floor
  • Divvy bike access
  • A fun and collaborative environment
Interview Engagement:
  • Short video interview
  • Prescreen -> CTO Interview -> Team Panel Interview
  • Coding take home test
  • If given offer, must complete a background and reference check
  • Interviews may be done virtually and/or onsite
SpiderRock is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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