Principal, Trading Operations

    • Jersey City, NJ

More than 30 years ago, ETRADE pioneered the online brokerage industry by executing the first-ever electronic individual investor trade. While the landscape of our industry has changed dramatically, our culture of innovation and drive to make online trading accessible to everyone continues to drive us forward. We believe in challenging the status quo, fostering an environment of curiosity and learning, and, above all, putting our customers first.



The primary role of this position will be to provide operational support for customer trading activity in US equity, listed options, and futures products. The Principal will engage in trade support functions utilizing the Firm's proprietary order management systems, execution management systems, and back office clearing infrastructure.


  • Reference data management including:
  • Diagnose and remedy data quality issues
  • Assess and plan for impacts from technology upgrades or outages
  • Complete and evergreen reference data mapping throughout internal systems
  • Work closely with outside vendors to handle enhancements and issue management
  • Create and maintain procedures for updating and enhancing vendor feeds
    Manage product roll outs and complete functional testing


  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent years' of technical or work experience
  • 3+ years of experience working with data for financial instruments

  • SQL experience and knowledge
  • Strong analytical and familiarity writing technical specifications

We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please visit to learn more about the opportunities.

TRADE Financial is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

E*TRADE empowers investors and traders to take action.

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