Cryptocurrency Trader - Chicago, IL


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Cryptocurrency Trader - 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:

Cryptocurrency Trader
Rapidly growing proprietary trading firm with offices in Chicago, London, and New York City is seeking experienced traders for a cryptocurrency trading desk.  You will be charged with assisting a new team with learning the landscape of Bitcoin and other digital currencies.  Unlike a lot of other firms our traders work closely with our dedicated technology team in developing and enhancing existing strategies.  This position will be located in the Chicago office.
-Experience in trading cryptocurrencies and blockchain trading.
-Has demonstrated the ability to use sound judgment while trading.
-Proven ability to research and identify trading opportunities within cryptocurrencies.
-Demonstrated experience in developing new, profitable trading strategies.
-Capability to adapt and learn to the fast changing world of cryptocurrencies.
-Strong mathematical aptitude.
-Values teamwork and is capable of thinking independently.
-Can communicate effectively while under pressure.
-Can adapt to changing situations with ease.
-Preference to those with the ability to do light programming work using multi-dimensional arrays, nested loops, complex conditionals and simple file I/O.
-Preference to those who are fluent in Excel Programming with experience in VBA Programming and C++ Programming.
-Bachelor’s Degree from a 4-year university.
-Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field.
-Strong GPA (3.5 or higher).
Required Qualification:
-Has demonstrated the ability to use sound judgment while trading
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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