Trading Technologies develops high-performance trading software for professional derivatives traders. We launched the TT platform, delivered via SaaS, in 2015, and it has set new records for speed in the industry. Our success is driven by our talented and dedicated employees, and we’ve designed our culture to allow them to maximize their potential.

 We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Software Engineer to join our Chicago Monitoring and Site-Reliability team. The ideal candidate will have strong software development skills with a passion for operations and drive to automate. The Engineer and the team will be writing tools to analyze metrics toward goal of capacity planning, performance and predicting bottlenecks on the platform. Technical knowledge across the IT operations stack (hardware, networking, middleware, database and applications) is a plus.

  • Design and develop applications, tools and scripts. This will include implementing new applications/tools as well as enhancing and maintaining existing functionality and monitoring solutions.
  • Continuous improvement of system and application monitoring and automation
  • Frontline break/fix support for production trading application delivered via SaaS
  • Action infrastructure, system and network alerts and remediate production issues
  • Monitoring of infrastructure, systems and application availability, performance and capacity.


  • 3+ years experience in software development or writing production quality code  in a variety of programming languages (Python or C++)
  • The team will also be working on customer facing products and experience writing and delivering production quality code is a plus.
  • Technical leadership and ability to handle high pressure situations is a must as you will be called upon to troubleshoot and remediate production impacting incidents in real time
  • Experience with Linux operating systems and system administration
  • Outstanding problem solving, troubleshooting and decision making skills required
  • Experience working with AWS infrastructures a plus
  • Experience with DevOps practices plus
  • Experience working in an Agile environment a plus
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Company Reviews

The team here is fantastic -- I have so many talented and ambitious colleagues, but rather than being cut-throat, it’s an extremely cooperative atmosphere.
Eddie Barth
Support Analyst
at Trading Technologies International, Inc.
It’s always exciting to push the boundaries of technology, and that’s what we’re doing at TT. Every day you're solving rewarding problems and really making an impact.
Michael Auger
Software Engineer
at Trading Technologies International, Inc.
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Why work with us
We work on the cutting edge of financial technology, constantly pushing boundaries and innovating in ways the industry has never seen before. TTers challenge themselves, but they do so surrounded by smart people in an environment that fosters creativity and champions teamwork to achieve results.
At TT, we challenge ourselves and thrive on the fast-paced nature of our industry. We're driven by ideas and possibility and, more importantly, how those become reality. From video games to drinks at our office bar, we make time to let loose, and our open work environment and flat organizational structure foster collaboration and creativity.
Perks & Benefits
Professional development course offerings and reimbursements
Open kitchen and craft beer bar
Beautiful new office with relaxed environment
Health and wellness benefits, such as quarterly chair massages and gym discounts
Generous paternity/maternity leave
Charitable matching for donations
Medical, dental and vision insurance
22 days of paid time off, plus holidays
Flexible spending accounts for medical and transportation
Life and disability insurance
401(k) retirement plans with corporate match
Employee assistance services

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