Senior Quantitative Trader - Work Remotely! - Chicago, IL


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Senior Quantitative Trader - Work Remotely! - Chicago, IL


Chicago, IL 



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per year


IT-Software Development: Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Software-System Architecture, Software-Web Development

Job Description:

Senior Quantitative Trader
This rapidly growing proprietary trading firm with three offices in Chicago, London, & New York City, is seeking Senior Quantitative Trader candidates.  This Senior Quantitative Trader position will fit experienced research based quantitative traders under required skills.  This position will be located in the Chicago office.  Company is seeking top tech talent and to meet that goal, is offering flexibility with the opportunity to work remotely from home (must reside in the contiguous US)!
-Bachelor’s Degree from a 4-year university.
-Strong GPA (3.5 or higher).
-8-10+ years working experience in the trading industry.
-Experience with statistical arbitrage and researched based trading.
-Has demonstrated the ability to use sound judgment while trading.
-No high frequency trading experience required.
Required Skills:
-Proven ability to develop new, profitable trading strategies.
-Preference to those who are familiar in Excel with experience in C++ but not required.
-Strong mathematical aptitude.
-Values teamwork and is capable of thinking independently.
-Can communicate effectively while under pressure.
-Can adapt to changing situations with ease.
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Company Will Relocate Candidates To Chicago!
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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