Job Title: Senior Quantitative Trader - High-Frequency Trading
A tier 1 Hedgefund specializing in high-frequency trading are seeking an experienced Senior Quantitative Trader to join our team and lead in executing high-frequency trading strategies. This firm prides themselves on innovative approaches, cutting-edge technology, and a dynamic work culture that encourages continuous learning and development.
As a Senior Quantitative Trader specializing in High-Frequency Trading, you will play a pivotal role in designing, implementing, and executing high-frequency trading strategies across various markets. You will leverage your expertise in quantitative analysis and algorithmic trading to enhance our trading systems, optimize strategies, and drive profitability.
- Develop and implement high-frequency trading strategies across equities, derivatives, and other financial instruments.
- Utilize quantitative models and algorithmic solutions to identify trading opportunities in fast-paced market environments.
- Research, backtest, and optimize trading algorithms to maximize performance and minimize latency.
- Collaborate with technology teams to enhance trading infrastructure, reducing latency and improving execution speed.
- Monitor market data, analyze trading patterns, and adjust strategies in real-time to capitalize on market opportunities.
- Contribute to the development and improvement of proprietary trading tools and systems.
- Advanced degree (Masters or Ph.D.) in a quantitative field (e.g., mathematics, computer science, finance).
- Extensive experience (at least 5-7 years) as a quantitative trader, preferably with a focus on high-frequency trading strategies.
- Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, C++, or Java for high-frequency trading systems.
- Strong understanding of market microstructure, order execution, and algorithmic trading techniques.
- Proven track record of success in developing and implementing high-frequency trading strategies across various asset classes.
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-pressure trading environment with a keen attention to detail.
- Competitive compensation package with performance-based bonuses.
- Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance.
- Retirement savings plan.
- Opportunities for career growth and professional development in a dynamic and innovative work environment.