High Frequency Futures Quantitative Trader High Frequency Futures Quantitative Trader …

Anson McCade
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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GBP150000 - GBP250000 per annum + competitive base + % PnL
Anson McCade
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
GBP150000 - GBP250000 per annum + competitive base + % PnL
Anson McCade
My client is a leading high-frequency proprietary trading firm seeking a High Frequency Futures Quantitative Trader to join their office in Chicago. As an independent trader, you will have access to their in-house trading system-one of the fastest and most comprehensive in the world-to develop and deploy algorithmic trading strategies based on patterns in market behavior.

About the role

  • Designing, implementing, and deploying high-frequency trading algorithms focused on cross-asset Futures
  • Coming-up with new, cutting-edge trading ideas
  • Creating tools for data analysis of patterns
  • Supporting the trading by contributing to the development of analytical computation libraries

About you

  • The ideal candidate will have:
  • A MSc/PhD from a top-tier university
  • 2-5 years of quantitative trading experience in high-frequency trading of one or more Futures.
  • High confidence in their ability to create new strategies both independently and with team collaboration
  • A strong background in mathematics and statistics, with good knowledge of statistical models and signal generation
  • Proficiency in back-testing, simulation, and statistical techniques
  • Data-mining skills paired up with data analysis skills. Previous experience operating with a large amount of tick/data would be beneficial
  • Strong programming skills in python and C++

For further information do not hesitate to contact me at or on +44 (0)20 7780 6700

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