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C Backend Software Engineer
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Job Description

C# Backend Software Engineer
Chicago, IL
$100-170K +bonus

Prestigious Financial Firm is seeking a C# Developer with strong Back End architecture and development experience. Preferably with heavy automation and financial industry experience. We design, develop, deploy, and support Real Time systems that are being utilized by the most demanding professional market participants. We care deeply about system reliability, testability, recoverability, fault tolerance, throughput, and latency. Our engineers have a strong understanding of computer science fundamentals and software engineering. We are analytical thinkers, we like to solve complex problems and we are always learning our craft. If it's broken, we fix it. If it needs refactoring, we refactor it. If it's hard to test, we make it testable. We like statistics. We love automation. We are pragmatic. We ship code weekly.

We're looking for like-minded individuals to join us.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field preferred
  • Experience in C# or experience in another object-oriented language with a strong desire to excel in C#
  • Knowledge of networking fundamentals and messaging protocols & techniques preferred
  • Experience with storage engines such as SQL and NoSQL related technologies
  • Strong commitment to developing and following best practices

What you will do

You will work on and further the development of the trading platform with a specialized focus on the Back End architecture and client facing API's and communication protocols. You will work on market data processing & distribution, order routing to and from exchanges, brokers and other market participants, all the while ensuring fault tolerant & resilient design. The problems are challenging but rewarding and we look forward to hearing from you if you feel up to the task.


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location