Python Developers & Engineers

Kelowna, BC, Canada


7 Cheetahs Trading builds next-generation quantitative trading algorithms. At our core, we are a team of brilliant researchers, technologists and highly analytical individuals.

We are expanding our team and are looking for Python Developers & Engineers to help us improve our technology and functionality.

You’re the right fit if…

  • Financial markets intrigue you
  • You enjoy solving complex problems
  • You are looking to work collaboratively with an experienced team
  • You continuously look for ways to innovate
  • Machine learning excites you
  • You are looking to grow your career in a fast-paced start up

We are…

  • On a journey of constant and never-ending improvement
  • Data-driven in all aspects of our business
  • Transparent and operate with integrity
  • Managing risk in our products and for our employees
  • Rapidly growing and looking for the right people to build top-notch trading strategies and technologies

Job Duties

  • Build innovative solutions to meet our company’s technical needs 
  • Build highly scalable backend systems with large data sets 
  • Analyze and maintain existing software applications
  • Develop and direct software system validation and testing methods
  • Discover and fix programming bugs
  • Apply mathematics and statistics to problem-solving initiatives

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • 3+ years of development experience with Python and C++
  • SQL database or relational database skills
  • Experience in trading and/or developing trading algorithms 
  •  Experience building high performance backend systems using large      datasets
  • Experience working with 3rd party APIs 
  • Experience with agile methodology

Desired Skills

  • You learn quickly and apply new skills effectively
  • You enjoy learning from the markets in real-time
  • Exceptional attention to detail and desire to understand issues deeply
  • Thrive in a collaborative, fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills and work ethic
  • Ability to work creatively and independently on challenging technical problems
  • Enjoy solving complex problems

Tech Stack

  • Python
  • Linux
  • Postgres
  • Docker
  • Git/Bitbucket

Why Become a Cheetah?

  • Startup Culture – We are a fast paced, high growth start-up where every team member plays a fundamental role to our success. Want to create an impact and work in a rapidly growing start-up? You’ve come to the right place.
  • Competitive Compensation – In addition to competitive base salaries with tons of opportunity to grow with us, we offer ESOP and profit sharing.
  • Training and development – We allocate a training budget for each team member to ensure we are striving for constant, never-ending improvement as individuals and as a team.
  • Four weeks vacation – Right off the bat you’ll have four weeks vacation, with an opportunity for more. Work hard, play hard.
  • How to Apply

    Want to join 7 Cheetahs?

    If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you. Email your resume to and tell us why we should hire you. We are always looking for great people to join our awesome team.

    7 Cheetahs Trading Inc.
    #404-460 Doyle Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada