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Software Developer - Trading Tools

| Chicago

Our software is meant to be an extension of our traders. We aim to provide a seamless way to interpret real-time data and intuitive, highly responsive tools to control our trading systems. Building a world-class front-end trading system starts with close collaboration with our traders and a thorough understanding of our values and strategies.  We are driven to create applications that perform best when under stress—this means high-performance networking, processing and graphics. Trading Tools is looking for exceptional developers looking to build simple solutions to complex full-stack problems.

Who we are:
Optiver is a proprietary global market maker, trading on major financial markets around the world.  We opened our first office in Amsterdam and now have locations in Chicago, Shanghai, and Sydney.  Optiver employs over 900 highly educated professionals worldwide who are continuously improving the way we work and striving for excellence in everything we do.  Being good is not good enough, and it’s everyone’s responsibility to make our company better.  Founded in 1986, Optiver has been profitable every year of its existence. 

Our Developers:
• Design, develop, support and maintain our various front-end trading systems and tools
• Partner with traders to solve problems and design new features
• Pride themselves on consistently shipping bug-free software

What you’ll need:
• BS in Computer Science or related technical degree
• 3+ years professional development experience
• A passion for clean code and simple, flexible, well-architected systems
• Knowledge depth in C#, .NET framework 4/4.5, and/or WPF is a plus

What you’ll get:
25 days paid vacation; paid commuting expenses up to the maximum allowable amount; attractive bonus structure; training opportunities; generous 401K company match; fully paid health insurance premiums; breakfast, lunch, snacks and beverages provided daily; weekly in-house chair massages; casual dress; game room and more!

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • PythonLanguages


130 E. Randolph Street, Chicago, IL 60601

What are Optiver Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours

Additional Perks + Benefits

Fully paid health insurance premiums for employees • Generous 401(k) Plan • 25 days of paid vacation • Free catered breakfast and lunch daily • Weekly in-house chair massages • Complimentary in-house barista

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