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Quantitative Trader

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Salary: US$100000 - US$400000 per year
  • Job reference: 209131/003_1541544251
  • Sector: Asset Management, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 06/11/2018

The vacancy that they are looking to fill at the moment is a role on their trading desk doing full cycle research, development, and implementation of medium to high-frequency trading strategies alongside the investment committee. This firm offers the ideal scenario for anyone who is looking for a challenging role that will expose them to a dynamic team environment and exceptional opportunity for career progression.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Systematic and quantitative research and development of higher frequency trading strategies across global futures markets
  • Research and implementation of new data-sets into developmental strategies
  • Back-testing and understanding of strategies including abstractions and requirements
  • Market microstructure research and alpha signal research across futures
  • Collaboration between team members in order to drive productivity and facilitate innovative ideas

Ideal candidates should possess:

  • Exceptional programming and quantitative skills
  • Strong programming skills in various languages(Python, C++, SQL, C/C#, MongoDB etc.)
  • Masters degree in a computational field, Ph.D. preferred
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