Sr Database Engineer, Batch

  • Cboe
  • Kansas City, MO
  • Oct 31, 2022
Full time

Job Description

Job Description

What We Do

We design, develop, deploy, and support batch systems.  We support 10 equities, options and futures market exchange platforms across the US, Canada, and are growing across other regions around the globe.

We architect systems that can deal with billions of events per day.  We store every order, cancel, and execution with care.  We optimize for increases in data volumes.  We live and breathe automation and maintain 99.999% systems reliability.  

We are analytical thinkers and are always learning our craft. If it’s broken, we fix it. If it needs refactoring, we refactor it. If it’s hard to test, we make it testable. We are pragmatic. We ship code weekly.  We’re looking for like-minded individuals to join us.

This role will help lead our Postgres data engineering practices supporting critical operational database management, monitoring, replication, resiliency, scalability and performance across our exchange platforms in North America and partner with like team members globally.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field preferred.
  • Experience managing relational databases and Postgres required.
  • Experience with Python or experience in another language with a strong desire to learn Python.
  • Experience with Linux or UNIX-like systems and knowledge of at least one scripting language.
  • Experience with Hadoop big data environments desired.
  • Knowledge of data structures and algorithms desired.
  • Self-directed, self-motivated.

The Cboe Experience

Whether you are just beginning your career or are a senior-level professional, working at Cboe will offer you countless opportunities to develop skills,  make an impact through meaningful contributions, and gain rich experiences at an accelerated pace. By working collaboratively with smart, genuine and hardworking colleagues, you will build enduring relationships through frequent collaboration that will serve you well throughout your career, regardless of your chosen path.  And, along your exceptional career journey at Cboe you’ll receive amazing benefits and robust rewards.

Equal Employment Opportunity
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