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NFA is the industrywide, self-regulatory organization for the U.S. derivatives industry. NFA strives every day to safeguard the integrity of the derivatives markets, protect investors and ensure Members meet their regulatory responsibilities.

 

Futures Compliance

Business Analyst II, Compliance Systems & Project Management

Location: Chicago

The Business Analyst II will own the business and functional requirements for the Compliance team's technology initiatives and serve as the department's representative in this area.

Compliance Examiner

Location: Chicago

Compliance Examiners support NFA's mission in safeguarding the integrity of the derivatives markets, protecting investors and ensuring Members meet their regulatory responsibilities by performing extensive examinations, investigations, and surveillance of Members' records, operations, and policies and procedures to ensure compliance with NFA rules and CFTC regulations.

Compliance Examiner

Location: New York

Compliance Examiners support NFA's mission in safeguarding the integrity of the derivatives markets, protecting investors and ensuring Members meet their regulatory responsibilities by performing extensive examinations, investigations, and surveillance of Members' records, operations, and policies and procedures to ensure compliance with NFA rules and CFTC regulations.

Compliance Intern

Location: Chicago

Compliance Interns will be provided with the opportunity to support NFA's mission of safeguarding the integrity of the derivatives markets, protecting investors and ensuring Members meet their regulatory responsibilities by collaborating with team members within the Compliance department.

Compliance Intern

Location: New York

Compliance Interns will be provided with the opportunity to support NFA's mission of safeguarding the integrity of the derivatives markets, protecting investors and ensuring Members meet their regulatory responsibilities by collaborating with team members within the Compliance department.

Information Technology

Senior Information Security Compliance Analyst

Location: Chicago

The Senior Information Security Compliance Analyst (SISCA) will be responsible for monitoring, managing and closing existing compliance issues while also ensuring that internal systems are compliant with security standards.

Senior Network Analyst

Location: Chicago

The Senior Network Analyst will maintain the availability and efficient operation of NFA's network and its related hardware and software. This role will be tasked with ensuring systems are optimally installed, monitored and tuned.

Information Security Engineer

Location: Chicago

The Information Security Engineer will implement and monitor a comprehensive set of security controls as a part of NFA's security strategy for the protection of related systems, networks and data.

Information Security Analyst I

Location: Chicago

The Information Security Analyst I will work with Security to oversee the network and computer security posture for NFA to ensure that business and organization objectives are not adversely impacted by threats and vulnerabilities.

Applications Administrator

Location: Chicago

The Applications Administrator’s primary responsibility is to ensure third-party business applications are available and performing optimally for the organization. This role will be responsible for coordinating day-to-day configuration, training, support, maintenance and improvements of applications.

Market Regulation

Analyst II

Location: Chicago

The Analyst II will be responsible for conducting daily trade practice and market surveillance for the respective assigned asset class. The Analyst will also conduct analysis and prepare investigations, primarily into disruptive trading practices such as wash trading and spoofing, as well as review off-exchange transactions such as block trades and EFPs.

Quantitative Analyst

Location: Chicago

The Quantitative Analyst will utilize the industry-recognized technology stack to develop production-ready systems that will support the surveillance activity of the Market Regulation department.

Strategic Planning & Communications

Communications Associate

Location: Chicago

The Communications Associate is a highly motivated, energetic member of the Communications Department who will support NFA's internal and external communications and education activities. The Communications Associate has a unique opportunity to join a small, agile team that touches every facet of NFA, as well as to engage with the broader, ever-evolving derivatives industry. This is an excellent opportunity for a multi-talented individual who enjoys taking on varied responsibilities and collaborating with others.

Swaps Compliance

Compliance Examiner

Location: Chicago

Compliance Examiners support NFA's mission in safeguarding the integrity of the derivatives markets, protecting investors and ensuring swap dealer (SD) Members meet their regulatory responsibilities by performing extensive examinations, monitoring, and/or investigations of SD Members' records, operations, and policies and procedures to ensure compliance with NFA rules and CFTC regulations.

Compliance Examiner

Location: New York

Compliance Examiners support NFA's mission in safeguarding the integrity of the derivatives markets, protecting investors and ensuring swap dealer (SD) Members meet their regulatory responsibilities by performing extensive examinations, monitoring, and/or investigations of SD Members' records, operations, and policies and procedures to ensure compliance with NFA rules and CFTC regulations.

Our Culture

By actively engaging in the development of our employees, NFA has further enhanced our culture and advancement of our employees, which drives our success.

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Benefits

NFA offers a generous and flexible benefits package that allows employees to balance work and life.

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Internships

NFA offers numerous opportunities for individuals who are just starting their careers.
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Our People

Meet NFA's employees and learn about their career progression.

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