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DRW

DRW

1,001-5,000 employees

Diversified trading firm, crypto, real estate investments

Data & Analytics
Quantitative Finance
Financial Services

Expert

Chicago, IL, USA

Category
Quantitative Research
Quantitative Finance
Required Skills
Python
R
Data Structures & Algorithms
Requirements
  • Degree in a technical discipline with a focus on statistics, machine learning, signal processing, optimization, and control
  • Graduating between December 2024 and August 2025 (Bachelor’s, Master’s, PhD)
  • Experience handling large data sets
  • Expertise in programming using Python, R, MATLAB, or C++ for conducting research
  • Significant hands-on experience applying machine learning algorithms to real-world problems
  • Strong problem-solving and statistics skills
Responsibilities
  • Extract predictive signals from financial data through statistical analysis and machine learning techniques
  • Assist software developers in translating research strategies into production software
  • Optimize order execution and risk management of the trading system
  • Create robust solutions to problems in the trading environment
  • Formulate and apply mathematical modeling techniques to enhance trading strategies
  • Automate human-decision based trading strategies and prototype algorithmic trades

DRW is a diversified trading firm specializing in liquidity provision across multiple asset classes, such as cryptocurrencies and real estate. The firm's commitment to carbon neutrality exemplifies its dedication to addressing global challenges effectively. With sophisticated technology and a robust risk management system, the company offers a dynamic and relevant working environment that not only contributes to global financial stability but also promotes sustainable practices.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2001

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

38%

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