Front-End Developer

| Chicago

ThinkMarkets is seeking a Front-End Developer to take a lead role in driving front-end development for our applications. The key focus will lie on leveraging new technologies in order to enhance existing architecture. In this role, you will be collaborating with project managers, engineers, and developers working on different layers of our business. A successful candidate will possess an unparalleled commitment to creative problem solving, as well as a sophisticated approach to development, testing, and creating quality documentation. 

 

Responsibilities:
 

  • Work alongside project/product managers, design, & back-end development teams in creating and maintaining the existing Portals and back-office application interfaces
  • Lead planning, development, and maintenance support of a growing portfolio of Web applications, supporting various facets of the organization
  • Develop integrations to external services and software
  • Produce and maintain technical documentation of the developed modules/applications
  • Track and resolve any UI/UX errors
  • Present shared ownership of our product vision
  • Produce monthly reports to the line manager

Requirements:

 

  • Degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • 3+ years of experience in modern web applications development using JavaScript, ReactJS, Redux, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Strong understanding of UI, cross-browser and different devices compatibility, general web functions and standards
  • Experience developing interfaces for trading applications is a big plus
  • Technology enthusiast and a go-getter, with excellent time management skills
  • Knowledge of OOP, design patterns, algorithms and data structures
  • Experience implementing RESTful Web Services
  • Experience in building complex SPA applications
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Location

We are in the financial district of the city, located in the UBS Tower. We welcome others who would like to master the latest in tech with us.

An Insider's view of ThinkMarkets

What’s the vibe like in the office?

We're definitely a hardworking bunch, and we're very passionate about what we do. The culture is dynamic and collaborative, and there's always something to work on which helps the day fly by!

Mackenzie

Corporate Recruiter

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

Architecting and managing multi-platform, multi-jurisdictional, multi-asset class trading infrastructure and being able to provide a consistent yet localized experience for our clients from more than 180 countries sounds like a complex problem. But for our diverse, global team it is just another fun day at work.

Edwin

CTO

What are ThinkMarkets Perks + Benefits

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Highly diverse management team
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Performance Bonus
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Commuter Benefits
ThinkMarkets covers up to 85% of transit costs and the remaining balance can be deducted from paychecks pre-tax.
Stocked Kitchen
We have an espresso and coffee machine, tea, and snacks stocked in our kitchen!
Some Meals Provided
Free lunch catered in on Fridays!
Fitness Subsidies
ThinkMarkets provides $65 a month to each employee to use towards gym memberships or classes (yoga, barre, kick-boxing, etc.) to promote a healthy lifestyle!
Professional Development Benefits
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