TRADING SYSTEM OPERATOR

GX2 Systems, LLC seeks to fill the position of:

Trading System Operator

 

The Trading System Operator will cover the Asian trading session from GX2 System’s headquarters in Chicago. This team member will be responsible for monitoring and supporting both a groundbreaking execution system as well as a web-based real-time middle and back-office risk system. The hours of coverage are Sunday 4:00 pm to 12:30 am CST and Monday through Thursday 3:00 pm to 12:30 am CST.

-Monitor trading system processes and manually intervene to start/stop when necessary

-Intensive monitoring trading system activity and risk throughout the shift, escalate issues to management

-Take client calls and answer questions regarding the trading platform

Requirements:

-Bachelor’s degree in a STEM or related field of study

-Ability to communicate clearly in both verbal and written form

-Position requires heavy use of email, IM, and telephone communication with both management and system users/clients

-Outstanding analytical skills and passion for investigative research

-Prior experience in a trading or financial services environment preferred

-Familiarity with Linux OS, Windows System Administration, and Microsoft SQL Server Administration

-Advanced Excel skills

-Experience with basic troubleshooting of networks: ping, nslookup, traceroute, netstat, telnet

-Experience with any of the following is a plus:

-Quality Assurance (QA) Testing

-SQL, JavaScript, Python, C#, R, or C++

-Bash, SSH

-Nagios

At GX2 Systems, you’ll find a dynamic start-up culture with the knowledge and experience of industry veterans at hand.  We foster an environment of strong collaboration where you’ll be expected to contribute and make a difference!

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