Benefits/HRIS Analyst

We are PEAK6, a leading investment firm. You'll find us headquartered in the historic Chicago Board of Trade building, where we first opened our doors in 1997. It's been over 20 years since we were one of the first firms to develop sophisticated proprietary technology to use in our trading business. Today, we continue to leverage our technical ingenuity and operational excellence across several investment areas, spanning early-to-mid stage growth capital, operational control, trading, and e-sports, while always proving value to the customer. Throughout the years, we've built and operated several financial technology firms, and we continue to evolve. You'll find a bit of everything here, and we're always looking to take on new endeavors.

As a member of the HR Team at PEAK6, you’ll have a big impact on the firm. You’ll leverage your strategic and hands-on Benefits/HRIS experience and knowledge to help us build and elevate our Benefits programs for over 1000 employees across the org. Additionally, you’ll bring vision and value to our organization and employees, in a rapidly growing environment and team.  Our success brings us unique challenges - join us as we build innovative and creative solutions! 

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Benefits
    • Overseeing day to day benefits administration
    • Acting as integral partner in annual plan review and design discussions for all of Peak6 entities
    • Educating new employees on benefit offerings and assist employees with benefit questions
    • Partnering with HR Operations team to support leave of absence process, ensuring compliance with federal, state, and local regulations
    • System configuration for benefits changes, including maintenance of life events and Open Enrollment configuration
    • Reviewing and resolving carrier file feed errors
  • Technology & Analytics
    • Assisting in managing benefit and HR system related projects
    • Acting as system administrator for some/all HR systems
    • Co-facilitating system implementations and upgrades
    • Aiding in developing company-wide and multi-system HR reports, including dashboards and metrics


 You’ll gain loads of experience in this role but before you do, you should have:

  • 4+ years of benefits experience, including plan design
  • 4+ years HRIS experience, including reporting and implementations
  • Experience with UltiPro HRIS preferred
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suites, advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Flexibility to execute well in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving organization
  • Strong communication and organization skills, and commitment to continuous improvement
  • The ability to help manage multiple tasks at once, prioritize accordingly and maintain attention to detail
  • The ability to track and analyze data and report data in a clear, organized format


All of our team members have these traits. You should, too.

Collaboration              Grit

Adaptability                 Ownership


As a PEAK6 Benefits/HRIS Analyst you can enjoy:

  • Generous medical, vision and dental plans
  • Matching 401(k) programs
  • Adoption assistance & family leave
  • Sabbatical program
  • Massage days
  • Poker tournament with a grand prize of a World Series of Poker buy in
  • Sports leagues
  • Corn hole tournaments
  • Annual PEAK6 Party
  • Yoga classes
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Lasik eye discount
  • Philanthropy events
  • Annual wellness screens and flu shots
  • Bagel Fridays/expiration lunches
  • Birthday gifts
  • Charitable matching gift program


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