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Quantitative Trading Intern (Summer 2022)
Posted on 8/20/2021
INACTIVE
Locations
Chicago, IL, USA • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Structures & Algorithms
Linux/Unix
Management
Market Research
Python
Requirements
  • Bachelors, Masters, or PhD student
  • Majoring in computer science, mathematics, physics, electrical engineering, and related fields
  • Proficient in an object-oriented programming language (C++ and Python preferred)
  • A working knowledge of Linux/Unix
  • Past industry experience (a plus)
  • Experience as a Teaching Assistant and/or participation in relevant Olympiads (a plus)
  • Familiarity with machine learning, data analysis, market research and data modeling (a plus)
  • Brilliant problem-solving abilities
  • A passion for new technologies and ideas
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Designing, implementing, and deploying high-frequency trading algorithms
  • Exploring trading ideas by analyzing market data and market microstructure for patterns
  • Creating tools to analyze data for patterns
  • Contributing to libraries of analytical computations to support market data analysis and trading
  • Developing, augmenting, and calibrating exchange simulators
Tower Research Capital

1,001-5,000 employees

Electronic trading services.
Company Overview
Tower Research Capital's goal is to optimize finance through technology. The company is building a proprietary trading system based on technological principles.
Benefits
  • 5 weeks of paid vacation per year
  • 401(k) with company matching
  • Free meals and snacks
  • Reimbursement for health and wellness expenses
Company Core Values
  • Customer focus
  • Entrepreneurial spirit