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Lead Developer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Chicago
  • Salary: $100000 - $180000 per annum
  • Job reference: ARHA 5.25
  • Sector: Technology, Selby Jennings, Development
  • Date posted: 25/05/2018
We are looking for senior developers to lead large projects, cultivate teams, and be role models within a maturing organization. You will have an opportunity to engineer simple and elegant systems that can quickly change to meet the dynamic needs of our industry. Development teams leverage technology to solve a variety of difficult problems.  We continually sanitize, store, and analyze terabytes of data produced by market activity and our trading system. Our user interfaces must present coherent, responsive real-time visualizations of market activity and system performance while providing intuitive control of a highly complex system.

Our Lead Developers:
•   Establish vision and guide teams of developers.
•   Ensure new programs fit into and follow our architectural standards.
•   Develop a deep understanding of options trading and exchanges.
•   Collaborate deeply with traders, engineers, and researchers.
•   Form strong opinions, loosely held.
 
What you'll need:
•   Strong engineering instincts and computer science fundamentals.
•   Creative, big-picture thinking grounded in real-world pragmatism.
•   Agility in a rapidly evolving environment coupled with a desire to continuously improve.
•   Readiness to set technical direction, promote engineering principles, and do the right thing.
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