• Permanent, Full time
  • Anson McCade
  • 2019-04-22
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Negotiable
  • Full time

High Frequency Quant Researcher

My client is a highly competitive high-frequency proprietary trading firm that is breaking grounds with their innovative methods and great infrastructures. They operate globally and they are looking for an exceptional High Frequency Quantitative Researchers to join their Chicago office.

What they offer

  • The chance to work within a ground breaking environment and with a well backed and competitive team
  • The chance to have management facing time by working in a flat structured team
  • Competitive salary and the opportunity to earn based on the PnL generated

The ideal candidate will have

  • A MSc/PhD from a top-tier university in a STEM subject
  • 3+ years of research experience in high-frequency trading
  • High confidence in their ability to develop and research new strategies
  • Happy to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Proficiency in back-testing, simulation, and statistical techniques
  • A strong background in programming especially in c++ and python
  • Knowledgeable of statistical models and signal generation

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