PEAK6 was brought to life by the idea that success is driven by a strong collaborative process. The passion for that idea powers our firm still, 20 years later. As a Trading and Technology Support Specialist at PEAK6, you'll be integral to maintaining and improving the firm's processes and procedures by collaborating with traders and trader support to advance the firm's position as an innovative leader in the industry. Working in Shared Trader Services at PEAK6 means that you'll always be presented with a variety of new possibilities as you continue to enhance your skills.
You'll be responsible for:
Handling day-to-day application, script and system support
Building scripts in Python, SQL and Postgres
Investigating execution issues and deep diving execution behavior for equity and option securities
Monitoring our systems
Collaborating on projects with development, infrastructure, trading, operations, and many other groups within the firm
You'll gain loads of experience in this role but before you do, you should have:
A Bachelor's degree with 0-3 years of work experience
Technical proficiency in Python
Proficiency in SQL and Excel VBA is a plus
Strong critical thinking skills with the ability to understand, analyze and creatively solve problems
Strong sense of urgency when it comes to customer support resolution
The ability to pass Series 57 licensing exam upon hire
All of our team members have these traits. You should, too.
Life at PEAK6
We want you to like coming to work so we work really hard to make your job fun and different from any other.
As a PEAK6 Trading and Technology Support Specialist you can enjoy:
Generous medical, vision and dental plans
Matching 401(k) programs
Adoption assistance & family leave
Poker tournament with a grand prize of a World Series of Poker buy in
Annual PEAK6 Party
Lasik eye discount
Annual wellness screens and flu shots
Bagel Fridays/expiration lunches
Charitable matching gift program
Learn more about our culture on our website at peak6.com/culture.