NinjaTrader is an investor-backed, exciting growth stage FinTech company servicing hundreds of thousands of traders by providing award winning software and brokerage services. We are building products and services which empower active traders to easily analyze and react to data from the world’s leading financial markets. Located in Chicago, our unique employee-centric company culture is one that our team finds inviting, comfortable and fun. We are currently accepting applications for a Data Specialist to join our growing team! Please visit www.ninjatrader.com to learn more about our business.
You are a technically-savvy, quick learner ready to work on a variety of data-related projects and processes which will leverage your critical thinking, attention to detail, development, database and communication skills. You may have a background in computer development or data entry/analysis and a familiarity with (or strong desire to learn about) financial markets. You are excited to ‘own’ a part of the business in which you will be the subject matter expert. You like solving puzzles and looking for ways to optimize and automate manual processes concerning the collection, collation, processing, analysis, storage and management of data.
Job Responsibilities include:
- Developing complex and efficient stored procedures and queries using SQL
- Evaluate the correctness of multiple, sometimes disparate, data sources
- Experience with managing and optimizing a high-volume of repetitive tasks
- Review or research patterns in data, focusing on details and taking action to improve results
- Identify issues or inconsistencies in data and proactively question data quality
- 1-2 years of relevant experience
- BA or BS in related field
- Good written and verbal communication skills
- Attention to detail and desire to probe into data
- Strong knowledge of computers and data entry skills
- Effective time management skills
Perks and Benefits:
- Comprehensive benefits package (full medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance)
- 401k with Company Match
- 15 days paid time off per year
- 7 paid holidays annually
- Ongoing training and educational support
- Business-casual work environment
- Office Space in the heart of downtown Chicago
Immediate opening available. We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. We are not able to sponsor visas. We’re looking forward to hearing from you!
NinjaTrader will soon be moving into new office space at 222 N. LaSalle in Chicago. All NinjaTrader employees are currently working remote from the firm’s main office due to COVID-19.