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Quantitative Cryptocurrency Trader

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: US$90000 - US$120000 per annum + Performance Based Bonus
  • Job reference: 157021/001_1538606415
  • Sector: Selby Jennings, Quantitative Finance
  • Date posted: 03/10/2018

A leading Proprietary Trading Firm is looking to bring on a Quantitative Cryptocurrency Trader in the Chicago area. The team is a group of individuals with a proven track record, live strategies, and an unmatched reputation.

The Quantitative Cryptocurrency Trader will be responsible for the following:

  • Existing passion and continued development of a deep understanding of the different crypto assets

  • Implementation of trading signals to assist in portfolio construction

  • Build, manage, and improve trading strategies ultimately resulting in profitability and risk limitation


A qualified Quantitative Cryptocurrency Trader will have the following:

  • Masters or Ph.D. in Financial Engineering, Mathematics, or other quantitative fields

  • 2+ years working experience in quantitative trading

  • Cryptocurrency interest and exposure (must be able to demonstrate knowledge)

  • Programming skills in Python

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