Trader - Data Scientist

Chicago, IL 60606

Posted: 07/01/2024 Job Number: RO4.5.1 Remote: On-Site Experience: 1 - 2 years

Job Description

Are you passionate about trading and proficient in Python and SQL? Join our dynamic team at a leading Chicago-based trading firm where your skills can make a significant impact.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement trading strategies using Python and SQL.
  • Analyze market data and trends to identify trading opportunities.
  • Collaborate with team members to optimize trading algorithms and systems.
  • Monitor and manage trading positions, risk, and performance.
  • Stay up-to-date with market developments and technological advancements.

 

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Financial Engineering or a related field.
  • Strong proficiency in Python and SQL for data analysis and automation.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and collaborative team environment.
  • No trading industry required.  If you enjoy predicting outcomes whether its playing poker or sports analytics this may be the role for you. 

If you're ready to leverage your expertise in Python and SQL to drive trading success in a dynamic environment, we want to hear from you!

 

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Meet Your Recruiter

Rolf Otten
Technology Recruiter

 

EXPERIENCE:  

In 2004, shortly after graduating from NIU's College of Business, my recruiting career at CPS, Inc. started. During this time, I have been able to learn from some of the best recruiters within the industry and continually look to improve myself in order to better serve both the candidates and client companies I represent. 

I partner with several of the leading tech firms in Chicago and across the country in helping them secure hard to find technologists.  These companies are in a variety of industries: Financial/Trading, E-Commerce, Data Analytic, Ad-tech, Education Tech, SaaS, Hedge Funds, and more. 

The positions I work include: Software Engineers (C++, Java, C#, Python, Ruby, etc.), Network/Systems Engineers, DevOps, DBA's, Data Scientists, and more. 

 

About me: 

I grew up in the west suburbs of Chicago just blocks from the famed Brookfield Zoo. I enjoy spending time with my wife and our three children and try to keep up with all of their activities. I try to remain as active as possible and enjoy all things "sports". You can find me at Soldier Field for most Bears games and will never say no to a good chicken wing.

 

 

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