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Trading Full Time Chicago, IL, USA June 13, 2019

Description

Responsible for the execution and operation of trading systems on a daily basis. Independently trade in a broad spectrum of asset classes including equities, fixed income and commodities. Manage portfolio and inventory risk. Perform quantitative research and independently engineer strategy improvements using data driven methods including running trading simulations and backtests using Python, C++ and VBA. Engage in market making in interest rate and index derivatives. Make tactical changes to trading strategies to adapt to changing market conditions. Collaborate with quantitative and development teams to conceptualize and refine trading strategies. 

BS in computer science or mathematics

4 years of experience in proprietary trading

Must have some work experience in each of the following:  1). Performing quantitative research including running trading simulations and backtests using Python, C++ and VBA; 2). Market making in interest rate and index derivatives; and 3). Collaborating with quantitative and development teams to conceptualize and refine trading strategies.

Intermediate Trader