Trading Operations Engineer

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Da Vinci Derivatives is a unique proprietary trading firm, focussing on volatility trading, arbitrage and market making across major exchanges worldwide. We identify opportunities in financial derivatives with short-medium term strategies focused on volatility and provide liquidity to the markets, thus, making them more efficient and increasing transparency for end investors.

We are defined by innovation and collaboration. We are always open for new ideas and we foster a supportive environment where the success of one is the success of all. What drives us is passion for what we do and wanting to be one of the best prop trading houses in the world. Our philosophy towards work is best captured by “Be good, work hard and great things will happen”. We are meritocratic by nature and believe that empowering talent in our organization is the only way to achieve our ambitious goals.

As Trading Operations Engineer, you will be working closely with a small, but fun team of highly skilled, smart and dedicated traders and developers. Together you will come up with pragmatic and to the point solutions not only for our day-to-day business challenges, but also to help growing our company into one of the biggest players in the market.

Responsibilities

  • Taking care of system performance, stability and uptime
  • Automating the environment and testing new technology fads
  • Architecting, implementing, maintaining and monitoring our rapidly growing intercontinental production environment
  • Being in control of not only “what” is running in production, but also “how” these production systems are behaving
  • Addressing potential failures and bottlenecks long before they have a chance of hurting the firm

    Requirements

  • A driven, focused and all-round professional
  • Extensive experience using and administrating Linux systems
  • Experience in network architecture and setting up colocations
  • Experience in managing Windows
  • Solid Bash or Python knowledge
  • ‘Keeping-a-clean-house’ mentality
  • The ability to quickly pick up new things and run them without having a 9 till 5 mentality
  • Affinity with the financial markets and knowledge of trading systems is a plus

    Benefits

  • A once in a lifetime opportunity to be part of a successful and fast-growing young company
  • A very exciting and dynamic work environment
  • The freedom to come up with great ideas and the space to push these to completion
  • Competitive base salary at trading industry standards
  • Excellent variable pay based on the company’s and your own performance
  • Meals during working hours
  • Reimbursement of travel costs

    If you think you are ready for the challenge, you have an entrepreneurial mind, the relevant work experience and you are ready to build on a great future with Da Vinci Derivatives, please upload your CV and motivation letter by using the below button.