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Java Software Developer

DV Trading
Java Software Developer
Chicago, US
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Job Description

Founded more than 15 years ago and headquartered in Chicago, the DV Group of financial services firms has grown to more than 350 people operating throughout North America and in Europe. Since spinning out of a large brokerage firm in 2016, DV Trading has rapidly scaled as an independent proprietary trading firm utilizing its own capital, trading strategies, and risk management methodologies to provide liquidity to worldwide financial markets and hedging opportunities to commodity producers and users. Now, DV group affiliates include two broker dealers, a cryptocurrency market making firm, and a bourgeoning investment adviser.

DV Chain, an affiliate of DV Trading, provides world-class cryptocurrency trading and technology and has become one of the world’s leading liquidity providers, arming institutional and professional traders with innovative cryptocurrency solutions.

**We are looking for a Software Engineer to help us expand, productize and optimize our trading software stacks (in particular our exchange stack and trading infrastructure).


  • Participate in design, implementation, and deployment of trading systems and supporting applications
  • Work on cross-functional teams across trading, quants and development to troubleshoot and solve complex problems
  • Integrate and certify with exchanges and other third parties
  • Monitor production trading systems and optimize performance for latency and throughput


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, and/or a related field from an accredited institution
  • 3+ years of experience building performant, scalable applications in Java and/or C++
  • Passion for learning, working with new technologies and working on high-visibility projects
  • Solid understanding of object orientation, parallel programming, unit testing, and performance analysis
  • Experience working in Linux and Windows environments
  • Highly collaborative in nature, with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with FX or crypto trading a plus
  • Must reside in or be willing to relocate to Chicago, New York, Florida or Texas
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