Quant Execution Trader – Cash Equities (Hedge Fund), Singapore

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Redstone Commodity Search
  • 23 Feb 18 2018-02-23

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a multistrategy quantitative hedge fund seeking to hire a Quantitative Execution Trader for their cash equity statistical arbitrage (statarb) desk. This position will be based in the Singapore office.

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a multistrategy quantitative hedge fund seeking to hire a Quantitative Execution Trader for their cash equity statistical arbitrage (statarb) desk. This position will be based in the Singapore office.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Automate and execute daily trades using trades execution algorithms platform offered by brokers across Asian Markets
  • Measure and monitor trade execution efficiency by comparing the model vs actual trade prices
  • Maintain and improve current and new infrastructure encompassing both upstream (database etc.) and downstream (execution, post-trade reporting etc.)
  • Develop data repository in conjunction with technology team to host execution data
  • Centralize multi-broker execution platforms

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Graduate and post graduate degree with a quantitative or engineering major (such as Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Physics, Mathematics etc)
  • 1-2 years quantitative trading or trade support experience in a quantitative hedge fund, asset management firm or bank
  • Proficiency with Python, Matlab, R, C++ etc, ample knowledge and practice with SQL database
  • Superior oral and written communication skills in English
  • Located in Singapore (or happy to relocate)