Senior Python Software Engineer (HA-33906116)

Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Salary: US$150000 - US$400000 per annum + competitive base + bonus + benefits
Sectors: Development
Job Type: Permanent
Apply for this Job

A top Chicago trading firm at the intersection of trading and technology is hiring for a Senior Software Engineer, with Data ETL experience.

In this high visibility role, thee individual will be doing hands-on engineering as well as working with data used directly by traders and quants.


  • CS or related degree, Masters preferred
  • 4+ years of object oriented programming in Python or Java
  • Experience with Linux
  • Experience working with ETL workflows/pipelines
  • Experience working with data management
  • Nice to have: In industry / financial experience
  • Attention to quality assurance


  • Working with technologists tasked with building a proprietary options trading platform
  • Working with many internal clients/management
  • Maintaining processes and daily jobs with high uptime requirements
  • Working with 100s of gigabytes a day (high data flow), ranging from daily data coming in to a constant flow of tick data
  • Role can grow to have a research element for the right person if interested

*Three step interview process

*Full Time, Perm role hybrid to Chicago

EOE Statement: Specialist Staffing Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

To find out more about Huxley please visit

Apply for this Job