Trading Director
Quantitative Trading & Position Management
Posted on 2/1/2022
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Trading experience with a focus on quantitative/systematic trading
  • Proven background working with development teams to implement technical features
  • Strong quantitative skills, entrepreneurial attitude, creative problem-solving skills, and ability to implement iterative improvements to trading systems
  • Ability to communicate clearly, quickly, and effectively in a dynamic environment
  • Exposure to programming languages, such as C++, C#, and Python is preferred
  • Confident team player motivated by a fast-paced environment
  • Strong record of success running trading teams/products
  • Proven technical understanding of trading systems and automated trading
  • Excels in problem-solving and is passionate about teaching others
  • Effective and patient communication
  • Train Traders on existing quantitative strategies
  • Identify and implement improvements to our derivative models
  • Improve traders experience with effective automation
  • Propose and build new quantitative functionality
  • Research and backtest new trading ideas
Belvedere Trading

201-500 employees

Trading firm specializing in equity index & commodity derivatives
Company Overview
Belvedere's mission is to identify and capitalize on trading opportunities in an ever-changing global marketplace.
  • Medical coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Complimentary access to a full gym in the building
  • Time off
  • Parental leave
  • 401(k)
  • Continuing education
  • Transit benefit program
  • Relocation reimbursement
Company Core Values
  • Team Belvedere - Compete and succeed at the highest level, make those around you better, be the best teammate
  • Me In Team - Share individually in the success of the company, expect merit-based responsibilities, balance high expectations with a fun work environment
  • Own It - Act like an owner, drive initiatives to make Belvedere unparalleled, contribute outside of your role
  • Iterative Innovation - Evolve to survive and thrive, deliver value consistently, dream big and be willing to fail
  • Passionate Discourse - Debate for a collective purpose and the best solutions, speak directly and openly with compassion, tell us what pisses you off (you'll feel better)