Full-Time

Senior Algorithmic Trader

Posted on 5/31/2024

TransMarket Group

TransMarket Group

51-200 employees

Proprietary trading with advanced algorithms

Financial Services
Venture Capital

Senior

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Python
Communications
Linux/Unix
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Bachelor's, Master's, or Doctorate in a technical field or pertinent industry experience
  • Minimum five (5) years of work experience in the trading industry
  • Programming proficiency and experience (C++, Python)
  • Proficiency and experience in Linux scripting are a plus
  • Passion for math and software applied to markets and trading
  • Expert understanding of computing, math, probability, statistics, and finance
  • Strong work ethic and willingness to do what it takes to get the job done
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work within a team in a fast-paced environment
Responsibilities
  • Maintain expertise in market microstructure, tick data, and automated trading systems
  • Build and maintain trading quantitative model tools and analytics
  • Develop, code, maintain and support production quality automated trading softwares and strategies
  • Improve strategies and trade execution by performing post trade analyses and developing prediction models
  • Manage a small group of dynamic Junior Traders and guide research and trading software development projects
  • Mentor Junior Traders and promote their learning on the desk
  • Help steer recruitment initiatives to advance the growth and development of the team

Working at TransMarket Group offers a unique opportunity to be at the forefront of financial markets through the application of next-generation technologies and advanced algorithms. With a focus on data-driven, strategic decision-making and risk management, the company provides a dynamic environment where innovation in financial technology is highly valued. This culture not only promotes growth and learning but also positions the firm to capably navigate and capitalize on global financial opportunities.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

1980

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

9%