Experienced Trader - R

Experienced Trader, Python, C++, Excel, VBA, SQL, Multi-Dimensional Arrays, Nested Loops, Large Data Sets, Programming, Programmer Analyst, Trading, Financial
Full Time
$100,000 - $150,000

Job Description

Experienced Trader

 

Rapidly growing proprietary trading firm with offices in Chicago, London, & New York City is seeking an Experienced Trader to join a highly experienced US Equities team.  As a trader, you will be tasked with not only analyzing and improving upon existing strategies but driving new initiatives.

 

Responsibilities:

 

- Make real time trading decisions using both quantitative and fundamental data.

- Use data analysis tools to identify and respond to unique market opportunities.

- Use cutting edge technology to build out effective trading strategies.  Traders work closely with a dedicated technology team in developing and enhancing strategies.

 

Qualifications:

 

- Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree from a 4-year university in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or related technical field.

- Preferred GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

- 3+ years working experience of high volume, proprietary trading.

- C++ Programming, Excel Programming and VBA Programming experience.

- Proven ability to develop new, profitable trading strategies.

- Knowledge in Python, SQL or similar language, with ability to do programming work using multi-dimensional arrays, nested loops and complex conditionals.

- Excellent problem solving skills, with experience working in large date sets.

- Passion for trading and financial markets.

- Strong mathematical aptitude.

- Values teamwork and is capable of thinking independently.

- Can communicate effectively while under pressure.

- Thrives in a fast paced, ever changing environment.

 

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Dice Id : NEXIL001
Position Id : 6566746
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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