Quantitative Strategist
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Austin, TX, USA
Experience Level
  • Advanced degree (preferably PhD) in Science, Math, Engineering or other quantitative field
  • History of diverse, challenging, and interesting coursework paired with a strong GPA
  • Exceptional quantitative, mathematical, and problem-solving skills
  • Great communication skills and the ability to collaborate with peers
  • Ability to solve technical and or quantitative problems under pressure
  • Ability to express ideas mathematically and algorithmically
  • Programming skills (especially C/C++ and Python)
  • Intellectually curious and self-motivated ability to communicate within and across teams, at a high and low level, on both technical and non-technical subjects
  • Ability to seek guidance and learn new skills from peers
  • Extraordinary mental flexibility and a high tolerance for ambiguity
  • Strong drive for success within a collaborative team
  • Apply your observation skills and modern statistical methods to identify and build predictive models
  • Research and implement new trading strategies
  • Analyze existing strategies to identify potential improvements
  • Develop risk models and frameworks to manage portfolio risks
  • Create tools to automate research tasks and improve visualization of complex data sets
Virtu Financial

1,001-5,000 employees

Trading and financial services
Company Overview
Virtu is committed to providing deep liquidity, competitive pricing, and consistent, high-quality executions. The company engineers modern trading solutions built on technology.
Company Core Values
  • Transparency
  • Innovation
  • Commitment