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Algorithmic Trading Strategist

Location United States,

Remuneration Competitive

Employment type perm

Updated 14th Feb 2018

Company Selby Jennings

Contact Weston Hall (NY)

Phone (646) 759-5605

Email click here

A client of ours is looking for an experience algorithm researcher with a few years of experience developing algorithmic trading strategies, ideally which have a live track record to join their dynamic team working for a top tier E-Trading platform in New York City. The firm is currently managing several billion in capital, and has a mandate for a mid-senior level research strategist research to work alongside senior PM's and quantitative developers alike.

Responsibilities will include:

- Quantitative research on large data sets and statistical signals (Python, C )
- Working alongside the multi strategy team which accounts for 40% of the firms AUM
- Building algorithms which play an integral part in the trading process (Java)
- Statistical research and portfolio construction related to client needs

Candidates should possess:

- PhD from a top tier university, preferably in Finance or Econometrics
- 4 years of experience building algo's or doing quantitative research on medium frequency trading strategies
- Programming knowledge in Java, Python
- Must have a current visa (H1B / Citizenship / Green card)
- Good communication skills

Compensation for this role is very competitive, with a base bonus incentive.

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