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LMB Associates is currently recruiting professionals for the following roles

Please note:

  • Any resume submitted to LMB Associates will not be distributed or forwarded to any potential employer without a candidate’s permission
  • All Positions are Full Time and in the Chicago Area Unless Otherwise Noted
  • Positions are listed under specific geographic areas, as they relate to downtown Chicago
  • US citizen or Green Card Holder candidates only, unless specified
  • If you believe you might be a good fit for any of the following positions, you may send your resume to: info@lmbassociates.com

Application Security Engineer with OWASP experience
5+ years of software development and application penetration testing experience required. Strong preference for OWASP, application vulnerability scanning and code reviews experience. Should have strong background with secure development lifecycle (SDLC), development pipelines and Azure Cloud Security. Must be able to write scripts and REST APIs and have experience with integration tools such as Maven, Jenkins and Cradle. Prefer knowledge of Octopus, Kubernetes and DevOps. Ideal candidate comes from a development background and has moved into security.
$120 – 130,000 + bonus

Senior Quantitative Buy-side Researcher – Strategy, Chicago or New York
5-10 years of experience in quantitative research within the trading industry as well as experience doing some basic programming. Will analyze financial market data, develop forecasts and design trading models. Degree required.
Salary commensurate with experience

Quantitative Developer, Chicago or New York
3+ years of quantitative development experience in the trading industry, with strong software architecture skills, C++ and Python skills, and a strong academic record in CS or engineering.
Salary commensurate with experience

Risk Specialist/Officer
2+ years of risk analysis experience and an interest in derivatives and futures trading. Strongly prefer Python scripting experience as well as a portfolio risk development and analysis background. Should have a background in statistics; CFA certification preferred.
Salary commensurate with experience

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Engineer
2-5 years of FPGA design experience including hardware architecture, simulation, systems integration, hardware validation and testing. Technical degree required. Prefer experience with Verilog, scripting and/or programming, and Linux. Must also have experience with Xilinx over Altera. Prefer experience in trading or defense industry. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Salary commensurate with experience

Production Oracle DBA with Linux and Postgres
Oracle DBA experience (both physical and logical design) in a Linux environment with DB performance tuning and configuration tools experience. Strong preference for clustering, replication and mirroring experience as well as SANs. Should have very strong PL/SQL, T-SQL and Postgres experience. Some SQL Server experience is a plus.
Salary commensurate with experience

Python Data Engineer
3+ years of Python development experience in a Linux environment in the financial trading industry. Strong preference for experience with Spark, Hadoop and other distributed data processing technologies. Should have a background in managing and reusing calculated data both in the cloud and on premise as well as in utilizing data caching strategies.
Salary commensurate with experience

Senior C++ Software Developer
3-5 years of C++ development experience. Strongly prefer financial services industry experience or a very strong academic background and Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree from a top ranked university.
Salary commensurate with experience

C++/Linux Low Latency Developer/Engineer
3+ years of C++/Linux software development experience in a mission critical, real-time environment. Must have SQL programming and scripting experience as well as TCP/UDP, multicast and unicast technology experience. Degree strongly preferred.

Ruby on Rails Developer
Strong Ruby and Clojure (LISP language) experience and data background required. Will design data pipelines to perform complex market data analysis. Must have strong communication skills and understand the trading industry: interest rates, trade limits, etc.
Salary commensurate with experience

Linux Systems Administrator
Linux administration, scripting and automation experience in a high-availability corporate environment with some of the following technologies: RHEL, Ubuntu, Debian and Ansible. Must have some scripting experience with Python, Bash or Ruby. Prefer containerization and configuration management tools experience.
$100 – 120,000

C++/Linux Engineer
1-7 years of C++/Linux software development experience. Should have some SQL programming and scripting experience. Degree strongly preferred.
$80 – 120,000, depending on experience

Linux Server/Systems Engineer
3+ years of Linux systems engineering experience as well as some scripting and automated testing experience. Should have experience in a virtualized environment and strong troubleshooting and analysis background. Degree preferred.
$100 – 115,000

C#.NET Developer
Strong C#.NET software development experience with Team Foundation Server, ASP.NET, MVC/LINQ and SQL Server experience. Ideal candidate has built out RESTful APIs and has experience with Azure and/or AWS. Prefer experience with CI/CD and AngularJS but not required.
$75 – 100,000, depending on experience

Back End .NET Developer
2+ years of application development experience using C#, SQL Server, T-SQL, HTML, JavaScript and XML. Should be able to perform complex SQL queries and create stored procedures. Degree strongly preferred.
$70 – 90,000


Oracle DBA
6+ years of Oracle DBA and EBS administration and support in addition to experience with backup and recovery, performance tuning, upgrades, installs, testing and database design. Oracle Certification and degree required. Must also have experience with Linux, Unix, AIX, and Windows operating systems. Strong preference for experience with disaster recovery and security including working knowledge of Oracle Data Guard and cloning and with Oracle Parallel Server.
$95 – 115,000


Senior Software Engineer, San Francisco Bay area, California
10+ years of total technology experience with degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science required; masters degree preferred but not required. Must have experience in telecommunications, optical hardware engineering, optical cabling and Cisco hardware. Must also have experience programming in C (embedded Linux) and SDN related software development. Any Mandarin language experience is a plus. Relocation is available.

E-commerce Marketing Director, Illinois or Wisconsin
10+ years of marketing and specifically E-commerce channel marketing, product development and strategy experience. Must have experience working specifically with channel partners including Amazon, strong leadership and strategic planning skills, and excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with all levels of professionals within an organization. Must also have strong analytical skills with the ability to use Microsoft technologies. Degree required; MBA preferred but not required. Position will be remote, of course, until the appropriate time, and will always have work-from-home opportunities.
$140 – 160,000 + bonus


Accounting Manager - downtown
CPA with 3+ years of recent accounting management experience. Must have advanced level Excel skills as well as experience managing accounting systems and administrative functions. Pluses include experience with Tableau, Python, and/or SQL.
Salary commensurate with experience

Accounting Manager – Public Accounting firm, northwestern suburbs
5+ years of public accounting experience, CPA and accounting degree. Must have strong communication skills with the ability to communicate and interact with clients and partners.
Salary + bonus, depending on years of experience

“Lorena was instrumental in advancing my career to the CIO level. She is a focused and dedicated executive recruiter who takes the time to get to know her clients and candidates. She is proactive and professional, not only in identifying opportunities, but also in presenting them to the candidate to ensure a 'right' fit occurs.”

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