Senior Associate, Software Engineering DevOps

at Options Clearing Corporation
Published November 18, 2023
Location Chicago, IL
Category All Jobs  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Description


This candidate will be part of an enterprise DevOps team to develop tools and CI/CD framework that accelerate development, testing, and deployment of applications. Great opportunity for a solid Python developer with DevOps experience or looking to move into a DevOps role.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Develop tools and CI/CD framework to make it easier for teams to build, configure, and deploy applications
Provide build pipelines, verification & promotion pipelines, and automated delivery tools with level II support including bug fixes and new features as necessary
Write unit and integration tests based on chosen DevOps frameworks
Troubleshoot environments as problems arise, test fixes, and perform follow-up to ensure problems have been adequately resolved
Other job-related duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities



4+ years programming experience
Hands-on experience working in Agile and DevOps cultures, focusing on Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) automation and process improvement
Experience working both independently and well as collaborating in a fast-paced, change-oriented, and demanding IT environment with a strong focus on business outcomes
Self-starter – takes the initiative to research, learn, and deliver. Anticipates the play.
Team player – humble, collaborative, and focused on making sure the entire team succeeds

Technical Skills

4+ years programming experience developing in Python and/or Java (with at least 1 year Python)
3+ years hands-on experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) tools and technologies such as GitHub, Make, Docker, Compose, and Artifactory
Experience writing unit and integration tests with frameworks such as pytest and unittest
Working knowledge of Jenkins pipelines
Working knowledge of Terraform
Working knowledge of Kubernetes and Helm
Experience working with cloud ecosystems (AWS preferred)

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field (or equivalent work experience)

Certificates or Licenses

Relevant industry certifications such as AWS Solutions Architect or Developer Associate are a plus

About Us

The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC) is the worlds largest equity derivatives clearing organization. Founded in 1973, OCC is dedicated to promoting stability and market integrity by delivering clearing and settlement services for options, futures and securities lending transactions. As a Systemically Important Financial Market Utility (SIFMU), OCC operates under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. OCC has more than 100 clearing members and provides central counterparty (CCP) clearing and settlement services to 19 exchanges and trading platforms. More information about OCC is available at

What We Offer

A highly collaborative and supportive environment developed to encourage work-life balance and employee wellness. Some of these components include:

A hybrid work environment, up to 2 days per week of remote work

Tuition Reimbursement to support your continued education

Student Loan Repayment Assistance

Technology Stipend allowing you to use the device of your choice to connect to our network while working remotely

Generous PTO and Parental leave

Competitive health benefits including medical, dental and vision

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Step 2
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Step 3
If you are called in for an interview, a representative from OCC will contact you to set up a date, time, and location.

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