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STIR Trader Prop Trading Firm

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: SJ - 1803 - SAVI
  • Sector: Banking and Finance, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 23/10/2017
STIR trader prop trading


Selby Jennings is working with a major prop trading firm that is looking to expand its trading team in London. The team is highly innovative and has a strong experience with dealing with a wide range of asset classes especially FX Spot, Forward and STIR.


This role would suit an eFX quant trader looking to move towards the buy side. This role with increased responsibility will allow the trader to work in a collaborative environment. You will be able to implement your own trading ideas and the bonus is PnL based so this entails a rewarding incentive!


Primary responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the trading of STIR on global markets

  • Back-testing trading and pricing models

  • Risk taking and market making

  • Directly interacting with other traders

Relevant candidates will demonstrate the following:

  • 6 years’ experience in FX and IR trading

  • Experience in Market Making is essential

  • Track record with well-known financial institution

  • First class understanding of FX, interest rates or other asset classes

  • Strong academic backgroundin mathematics, financial engineering or statistics – PhD preferred

  • Proficiency with programming languages: Python, SQL, R…

  • Strong team player with the ability to work independently

Cultural fit is an important part of this role as it will require to interact directly with a number of partners across the company.


Interviews are taking place at short notice. Applicants should promptly register their interest directly to quantsEMEA(AT)selbyjennings(DOT)com

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