Junior Quantitative Trader - London, England


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Junior Quantitative Trader - London, England





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Junior Quantitative Trader
Rapidly growing proprietary trading firm with four offices in Chicago, London, New York City, and Ottawa is seeking a Junior Quantitative Trader.  The Junior Quant Trader role is primarily focused on researching, developing and operating London’s European market strategies.  The Junior Quantitative Trader position requires attention to detail, teamwork and a passion for improvement.  Currently, we are looking for a Trader who has a minimum of 2 years of experience working with large data sets in a quantitative environment.
-Continued development, optimization and improvement of existing strategies.
-Conducting research and quantitative analysis of European markets and market data.
-New strategy idea generation, development and integration.
-Active operation of strategies in response to market news and movements.
-Minimum of 2 years experience in a quantitative environment.
-Excellent programming skills in some rapid prototyping environment (e.g. MATLAB, R or Python).
-Good programming skills in C++.  Any other language is a plus.
-Strong mathematical aptitude, analytical and problem solving skills.
-Proven success working with large data sets and developing statistical models.
-Excellent knowledge of linear and non-linear regression analysis and neural networks.
-Knowledge of common machine learning frameworks.
-Self-motivated and self-directed in personal growth and learning.
-Degree from an accredited university preferably in a science such as Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Material Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics or related technical field while displaying a strong academic performance.
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