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Systematic Trader
Gd1
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
London, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
C/C++/C#
R
Research
Python
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
Requirements
  • A bachelor's, master's, or PhD in mathematics, statistics, engineering, computer science, or related quantitative analytical field
  • Proven experience of profitable trading on a leading Delta One desk in a bank, proprietary trading, or market making environment
  • Broad experience trading in Asia and knowledge of market regulations
  • Demonstrable experience in successfully building and managing trades
  • Advanced quantitative, analytical and problem solving skills and the ability to deploy those skills during time-sensitive situations
  • A deep curiosity of analysing large data sets using your knowledge of probability and statistics
  • Experience programming in Python, R, C++ or similar languages
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, VBA
  • Are adaptive, self-motivated, enjoy challenges and significant responsibility, and thrive in fast-paced, competitive environments
  • The ability to communicate effectively and work well in teams
Responsibilities
  • Trade multiple Delta One products, including but not limited to ETF, equity, and index futures utilizing both automated and manual execution strategies
  • Advancing existing strategies and developing new strategies using automated, statistical and machine learning techniques
  • Identifying new markets in which to deploy trading strategies and introduce new research directions
  • Research and analyze trends across major financial markets and cultivate a thorough understanding of current world events and their impact across financial markets
  • Investigate the potential application of existing strategies to new asset classes
  • Perform post-trade analysis of strategies while utilizing custom technology systems
  • Communicate relevant news, market events, and system behaviors to team members
  • Collaborating with software engineers to implement trading strategies and system features
  • Contributing to the development of analytical tools
DRW

1,001-5,000 employees

Proprietary trading firm
Company mission
DRW's mission is to build revolutionary finance. The company is doing this by building a system that applies modeling, technology and quantitative research to identify opportunities in the global financial markets.
Benefits
  • Daily catered breakfast & lunch
  • Massages
  • Social events
  • Gym subsidy
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Monthly tastings
  • Game room
  • On-site yoga classes and meditation
  • Employee led affinity groups
  • Mentor/mentee outings
  • Trivia nights
  • Educational opportunities
  • DRW-sponsored sports teams
  • Poker tournament
  • Private mother's suite
Company Values
  • Integrity - In order to collaborate thoughtfully and build strong relationships, we value transparency and hold ourselves and our people accountable.
  • Critical thought - We like solving problems and discussing technical and research topics. We question what we think we know.
  • Learning - Continual growth and exploration, both formally and in our day-to-day interactions, helps build our skills individually and as a team.
  • Challenge consensus - We achieve the highest standard of success by challenging our decision making every day. Our formula? Strong opinions, loosely held.
  • Preparation - Always be prepared for the expected and the unexpected. We adapt as the markets evolve, and in-depth research helps us do that.
  • Respect - Our work environment is diverse, and that diversity makes us stronger. We collaborate thoughtfully, and hold each other in high regard.
  • Sense of urgency - In a fast-paced industry, we adapt and are always ready to act. Priorities shift, objectives evolve and we move quickly to adjust.