Quantitative Developer
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New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • An advanced degree in a quantitative field such as computer science, engineering, mathematics, statistics, or one of the hard sciences
  • 3+ years of relevant equities or options trading experience
  • Programming skills in Python is a must and experience with C++, VBA, R, Matlab, Java would be a good compliment
  • Strong quantitative analytical, research oriented and problem solving skills to solve complex problems
  • Exceptional communication both written and verbal and has the ability to handle multiple tasks in a time sensitive, fast paced, collaborative, collegial environment
  • The ability to work and solve problems as part of a team, often in a high-pressure environment
  • Successful candidates will have a passion for the financial market, working with large amounts of data and are strategic thinkers. Must be organized and detail-oriented and has the ability to manage multiple work streams
  • Proven trustworthiness and performance under the highest ethical standards
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Work with other members in our trading group to assist in constructing new pricing models while also investigating the models that are currently being used
  • Assist in developing options specific research infrastructure and libraries in Python
  • Explore trading ideas by analyzing market data and market microstructure for patterns
  • Participate in the idea generation process with respect to options research
  • Build additional tools for traders in Python
  • Ability to adjust to the market conditions and work efficiently in small collaborative teams
  • Collaborate and work directly with the traders on analyzing, developing new ideas/tools to analyze data for patterns
Old Mission

51-200 employees

Global quantitative market-making platform
Company Overview
Old Mission's market making platform enables them to work with the world’s largest brokers, clearing firms, and institutional investors as a trusted partner, assisting them in transferring risk in a wide range of securities, often at prices that are much tighter than the competition. Old Mission values thousands of financial instruments globally, and have traded trillions of dollars of securities using proprietary systems and models, both on and off exchange.
  • Competitive Salary
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Top tier Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance paid for by the firm
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Full stocked kitchen, free breakfast and lunch everyday on-site
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible Spending Plan
  • Commuter Benefit Program
Company Core Values
  • Ownership
  • Collaboration