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Algorithmic Trader Intern

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TransMarket Group

TransMarket Group

51-200 employees

Proprietary trading with advanced algorithms

Financial Services
Venture Capital

Chicago, IL, USA

Category
Quantitative Analysis
Quantitative Trading
Quantitative Finance
Finance & Banking
Required Skills
Python
Communications
Data Structures & Algorithms
Linux/Unix
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's, or Doctorate in a technical field or pertinent industry experience such as but not limited to STEM or Finance with a graduation date between December 2025 and Spring 2026
  • Required courses: Data structures, Probability, Statistics and Linear Algebra
  • Minimum major GPA of 3.5/4 or equivalent scale
  • Proficiency and experience in object-oriented programming languages, C++, Python and/or Java preferred
  • Proficiency and experience in Linux scripting are a plus
  • Demonstrated passion for markets, finance, and trading such as, but not limited to personal trading, participation in trading competitions, attendance at firm discover days, industry related student groups or clubs and/or prior internship experience preferred
  • Project or internship experience in data analysis, quantitative modeling and/or machine learning
  • Passion for math and software applied to markets and trading
  • Strong 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
  • Work with Junior and Senior Algorithmic Traders to assist and learn all facets of automated trading
  • Develop expertise in market microstructure, tick data, and automated trading systems
  • Build and maintain trading quantitative model tools and analytics
  • Learn and master programming languages
  • Develop, code, maintain and support production-quality automated trading strategies
  • Engage in dynamic research projects and formalized internship educational program

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

1%

2 year growth

8%