Junior FPGA Engineer

  • USD100000 - USD250000 per annum
  • Chicago, IL, États-Unis
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 06 oct. 17 2017-10-06

A highly established High Frequency Trading firm in Chicago is looking to add a junior FPGA engineer to their core development team. This individual will be responsible for the design and development of the firm's proprietary trading applications in a high performance environment.

A highly established High Frequency Trading firm in Chicago is looking to add a junior FPGA engineer to their core development team. This individual will be responsible for the design and development of the firm's proprietary trading applications in a high performance environment.

This role will give you an opportunity to work closely with senior FPGA engineers, software developers, and traders while gaining exposure to cutting edge strategies from their multidisciplinary backgrounds.

  • 1-6 years professional experience working through full FPGA development cycles
  • Exceptional attention to detail while working in a high-performance, high-throughput environment
  • Linux/Unix experience
  • Experience in the financial services industry is not required, but hands-on experience developing trading applications is a plus
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related discipline from a top tier university

The ideal candidate will be committed to innovation and is someone who thrives in a highly collaborative and fast-paced environment. This is a unique opportunity for mentorship from some of the top technologists in trading, and a desire to learn and work on new projects is an absolute necessity for this role.

The environment is tech-casual including the dress code, and the firm offers a full and comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and 401k matching. They also offer tuition reimbursement, daily catered meals, and the opportunity to learn new technologies. Relocation assistance is also available.

If you feel that you're qualified for this role and are interested in learning more about the position, please apply to this post and send an updated version of your resume to Jennifer Kopoulos (j.kopoulos at huxley.com).

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