Technical Analyst

  • Competitive package offered
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 07 Sep 17

Our firm is a technology-driven proprietary trading firm headquartered in Singapore. We are seeking a qualified and experienced Technical Analyst to join our growing team. We are focused primarily on Asia-based exchanges, the firm trades a wide range of asset classes combining multiple edges in pricing, experience, and technology.

The candidate will need to collect, analyse, and interpret trade patterns, data (charts/graphs), and trends based on market prices and technical indicators. A successful technical analyst should use a systematic approach to financial forecasting, taking into account relevant data around prices, trading volumes, and relationships between securities.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement trading strategies based on technical analysis
  • Conduct in-depth simulations of possible trading strategies and patterns
  • Be able to clearly communicate market commentary and trading ideas to other traders and desk heads

Qualifications, Skills and Knowledge:

  • 7-10 years of experience in a similar position
  • Familiarity with high frequency trading environment
  • Bachelor’s degree, ideally in business or economics
  • Ideally a CFA and/or CMT certification
  • Financial modelling skills essential
  • Superior knowledge of Excel, knowledge of Python(or other scripting languages) a plus
  • Resourceful, strong critical-thinking and analytical skills
  • Clear communication skills in English

 Benefits and Perks:

  • A chance to work with multiple technologies across the whole firm and gain exposure to all aspects of the high frequency trading business
  • Rare opportunity to work with and learn from industry experts as we build a new firm together
  • Participation in the bonus pool
  • We offer an excellent group medical health plan, a fitness subsidy program and provide all employees with breakfast and lunch daily

This is a full time position. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Interested and qualified candidates please send your resume/CV and updated contact information.

**We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified**