Full-Time

Research Engineer

Aquatic Capital Management

Aquatic Capital Management

51-200 employees

R&D platform

Data & Analytics
Financial Services

Compensation Overview

$150,000 - $300,000Annually

+ Discretionary Bonus

Junior, Mid, Senior

London, UK + 2 more

Required Skills
Python
Requirements
  • Expertise in Python and C++
  • Comfort with large parallel computational problems
  • Experience building software in quantitative trading environments is beneficial
  • Strong bias for action
  • Driven by accountability and internal urgency
  • Desire to independently seek best solutions
  • Preference for working in a team that focuses on delivering results aligned with Research goals
  • Comfortable providing and receiving actionable feedback in a collaborative team setting
  • Motivated by an ambitious environment and driven colleagues
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with senior researchers and technologists to investigate novel research ideas, evaluate them with large-scale experiments, and develop scientific libraries to share these findings and processes
  • Build the tools and engines that bring our platforms and models to live trading
  • Over time independently originate, test, develop, and own research projects and processes
  • Provide vital engineering support during trading hours for seamless operations and communication
  • Oversee knowledge transition as we establish and grow our Asian team

Aquatic Capital Management

Aquatic Capital Management

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Aquatic Capital Management, founded by industry veteran Jonathan Graham, is a high-performance investment firm that combines systematic strategies with disciplined risk management. The company fosters a culture of collaboration and meritocracy, where every voice counts, and is driven by a team of top-tier researchers and engineers. With a founder who has over 13 years of experience at Citadel, including leading the successful Global Quantitative Strategies business, Aquatic demonstrates strong industry leadership and technical prowess.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

23%

1 year growth

81%

2 year growth

74%

Benefits

Vacation

Mentoring and development programs

Weekly happy hours

Daily catered meals