Fintech Trading Analyst

  • negotiable
  • Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Lincoln Recruitment Specialists
  • 15 Nov 17 2017-11-15

Fintech Trading Analyst

Our Client is a leading financial firm that leverages cutting edge technology to deliver liquidity to the global markets and innovative, transparent trading solutions to our clients.

The Role:

Trading Analysts are responsible for the design, operation, and improvement of high‐performance algorithmic trading strategies deployed on electronic trading venues around the world. During an intensive period of mentorship and training in trade floor operations, Trading Operations Analysts learn the intricacies of each step of the trade flow process, eventually integrating into strategy deployment and operation.

This team also has the opportunity to work closely with software engineers to enhance and further develop the firm’s trading strategies. Trading Operations Analysts not only become experts in trading technology and its interaction with the market, but they also play a crucial role in the evolution of market micro structure and the driving forces behind liquidity. This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to kick start a career in the financial technology space.

Qualifications:

  • Outstanding academic background in hard sciences preferred (particularly computer science, math, physics, statistics and related fields).
  • Excellent test scores and very high academic marks.
  • Excellent quantitative problem-solving skills
  • Very strong mathematical aptitude.
  • Some programming experience required (e.g. Java, Python, VBA, and SQL is a plus).
  • The ability to communicate information precisely and with agility.
  • No finance background is necessary.

The Package:

  • Exception base + compensation
  • Health insurance for staff, partners & dependents
  • Daily catered meals
  • Fully stocked kitchen
  • Onsite gym facilities
  • Weekly yoga classes
  • Monthly Barber
  • Games room
  • Weekly football
  • Laundry service

Interested applicants should contact Michael Costello for a confidential discussion on 01 6610444 or email mcostello(@)lincoln.ie