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Product Manager

 
  • Full Time
  • Chicago

Website Trading Technologies

Futures Trading Platform

We are currently seeking a Product Manager. 

 

What Will You Be Involved With?
  • Product Managers for Chicago, IL location. Determine the scope and priority of software/IT projects. Define and track project timelines, budgets, and deliverables. Independently identify and prioritize key product features and goals of IT projects. 
  • Review exchange API specifications and exchange notices to gain insight into planned software enhancements and upgrades. Develop software projects based on the demands of end users, cost, revenue potential, time-to-market, service, and availability standards.
  • Understand customer objectives and translate them into specific business and software requirements, and detailed, functional requirements and technical specifications. Serve as a liaison between intermediate product teams and sales, support, customer success, marketing, and engineering.
  • Communicate with external customers and internal teams to deliver business cases, user guides, use cases, white papers, release notes, training content, and marketing materials. Understand industry regulations and compliance requirements. Maintain automation stability racks. Lead cross-functional teams in quality assurance processes and release planning to track releases. Mentor junior IT staff.
  • Technical environment: electronic trading systems & technologies (Order Management, Market data feeds, Exchange management); Linux commands to view configuration files, analyze log files, and run tools on Linux nodes; Jira, Confluence, Jenkins, Github, SQL, REST API, Domo visualization tool;
  • Python, Selenium driver, waterfall, agile, multi-threaded applications, object-oriented design, web development, PHP/Javascript, Wireshark, and TCP dump; FIX protocols; Agile/Scrum.

 

What You Bring to the Table
  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or Information Technology plus two years of experience as a Test Engineer or with software testing required. 
  • Required skills: Project management experience, including the ability to define and track project timelines, budgets, and deliverables; demonstrated experience identifying and prioritizing key product features and goals; experience with electronic trading systems and technologies (Order Management, Market data feeds, Exchange management); hands-on experience with Linux commands to view configuration files, analyze log files, and run tools on Linux nodes; Jira, Confluence, Jenkins, Github, SQL, REST API, Domo visualization tool; Agile Scrum; experience with quality assurance processes and release planning to track releases; FIX protocols; strong communication skills. Some telecommuting is permitted. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or Information Technology plus five years of progressive experience as a Test Engineer or with software testing is also acceptable.

 

What We Bring to the Table
  • Competitive benefits, including medical, dental, vision, FSA, HSA, 401(k) and pre-tax transit/parking
  • Flexible work schedules – with some remote work
  • 22 PTO (paid time off) days per year with the ability to roll over days into the following year, 1 day per year available for volunteering, 2 Training days per year to allow uninterrupted professional development, 1 additional PTO day added during a milestone year, robust paid holiday schedule with early dismissal, generous parental leave (for all genders and staff, including adoptive parents), and backup child and pet care as well as tutoring services
  • The company provided top-of-the-line tech resources and a tech accessories budget for monitors, headphones, keyboards, office equipment
  • Milestone anniversary bonuses
  •  Stipend and subsidy contributions toward personally-owned cell phones and laptops, gym memberships, and health/wellness initiatives (including discounted healthcare premiums and healthy meal delivery programs) 
Trading Technologies is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) technology platform provider to the global capital markets industry. The company’s award-winning TT® platform connects to the world’s major international exchanges and liquidity venues in listed derivatives alongside a growing number of asset classes, including fixed income and cryptocurrencies. The TT platform delivers advanced tools for trade execution and order management, market data solutions, analytics, trade surveillance, risk management, and infrastructure services to the world’s leading sell-side institutions, buy-side firms, and exchanges. The company’s blue-chip client base includes Tier 1 banks as well as brokers, money managers, hedge funds, proprietary traders, Commodity Trading Advisors (CTAs), commercial hedgers, and risk managers. These firms rely on the TT ecosystem to manage their end-to-end trading operations. In addition, exchanges utilize TT’s technology to deliver innovative solutions to their market participants. TT also strategically partners with technology companies to make their complementary offerings available to Trading Technologies’ global client base through the TT ecosystem.

Trading Technologies (TT) is an equal-opportunity employer. Equal employment has been, and continues to be a required practice at the Company. Trading Technologies’ practice of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train, promote, and base all employment decisions on ability, rather than race, color, religion, national origin, sex/gender orientation, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected status. Additionally, TT participates in the E-Verify Program for US offices.

Job ID: 20230172

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