Technology careers at PEAK6

The financial industry isn’t the first place most software developers and engineers look for a career in technology. But the financial world has emerged as a leading industry for innovative, breakthrough technology solutions. Investment and trading firms now rely on incredibly sophisticated, leading-edge technology to stay ahead of the markets and power their businesses. There’s more opportunity than ever for brilliant minds to revolutionize the industry with brilliant solutions.

Technology is at the core of every business here at PEAK6. Developing the level of technology we need to run our businesses requires wildly talented software engineers, and we pride ourselves on giving our software developers incredible freedom to explore innovative solutions and try new ideas. Every idea, opinion and objection is heard. We collaborate and work together to find the right solution to our business’ incredibly difficult challenges. For those up to the challenge, the rewards are real. Here, your work will matter and your efforts will have an impact.

If you’re looking to build a career at a successful company that offers great opportunities to do challenging work, be a part of a team culture, and grow your skills — this could be the right place for you.

Discover what life is like at PEAK6

We give curious, passionate minds incredible opportunities to solve real challenges that shape our business. See why PEAK6 might be the perfect fit for you.

 

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Palak

Senior Software Engineer
“I love being challenged and PEAK6 gives me the chance to explore creative solutions for sophisticated technology challenges.”

Palak

Working at PEAK6

Collaborative Culture — Complex technology requires complex solutions, which is why we’re passionate about collaborating and working together to find the right solution. We value new ideas and encourage discussions. You’ll have opportunities to influence the shape of our processes and approaches.

Sophisticated Technology — You’ll develop a vast range of large-scale concepts and ideas into proprietary, distributed, high-performance trading technologies, systems, and business solutions. And, you’ll work with a variety of technologies and languages, including Java, C, C++, JavaScript/HTML.

Opportunities for Impact — We give every developer and engineer the tools they need to be successful. Our intensive training will get you up-to-speed and give you the skills to develop proprietary low-latency, high-speed trading systems and learn the business of options and equities trading.

Mentorship — You’ll work shoulder-to-shoulder with incredibly smart engineers who will mentor you and provide guidance as you enhance your skills as a developer.

Mike

Senior Software Engineer
“PEAK6 gives engineers the opportunity to learn and grow by asking them to tackle hard problems, explore creative solutions, and take ownership of the results.”