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Algorithmic Trader

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: MACS0919
  • Sector: Banking and Finance, Selby Jennings, Quantitative Finance
  • Date posted: 20/02/2018
Algorithmic Trader - Global Multi-million dollar hedge fund
Our client is a rapidly emerging investment management firm in NYC that is looking to expand their team with quantitative traders that have a strong track record in researching, developing and managing medium frequency algorithmic trading strategies.

Responsibilities:

- Managing a portfolio of Algo futures Trading Strategies
-Conduct quantitative and statistical research on pre-trade data, monitor portfolio risk, and other portfolio analytics
-Transaction cost analysis projects and other quantitative research projects associated with the trading and investment management process
-Development and enhancement of trading desk systems and infrastructure as well as alpha research

Requirements: 
-Strong programming skills in C++ and Java 
-Ability to anticipate problems and effectively follow-up
-Masters degree in a computational field
-5+ years of experience in trading