Experienced Quantitative Trader - London, England


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Experienced Quantitative Trader - London, England





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

Job Description:

Experienced Quantitative Trader
Rapidly growing proprietary trading firm with four offices in Chicago, London, New York City, and Ottawa is seeking Experienced Traders.  The Experienced Trader role is primarily focused on researching, developing and optimizing market strategies.  The Experienced Trader position requires attention to detail, teamwork and a passion for improvement.  Currently, we are looking for a candidate who has a minimum of 3 years of experience working with large data sets in a proprietary trading environment.  Candidates must have High Frequency Trading (HFT) experience.
-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.
-Degree from an accredited university preferably in a science such as Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics or related technical field while displaying a strong academic performance.
-Minimum of 3 years working experience in financial markets preferably with HFT, algorithmic trading, or comparable experience.
-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.
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States

Website: www.nextstepsystems.com

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