• Permanent, Full time
  • Anson McCade
  • 2019-04-22
  • Manhattan, NY, USA
  • Negotiable
  • Full time

High Frequency Quant Trader (Equities)

Founded 10 years ago, my client is a boutique high-frequency prop firm based in New York. They've grown organically since and currently employ around 25 people globally focusing on high frequency trading, holding from milliseconds to hours across Cash Equities, Futures and Options. Their team have been in the business for a long time, with their Head of Trading coming from a leading US HFT firm; and they have built out a very strong, competitive platform that is latency sensitive.

The Role

They are looking for Quant Traders/PMs/Small teams within the US Cash Equities, Futures and Crypto space.

Requirements

  • Strong quantitative background, minimum Masters in a highly quantitative field
  • Strong coding ability in a scripting language - Python or C++ preferred
  • Track record of producing around $2m+ annual PnL

Benefits

  • Very lean/low cost operations
  • Very strong technology and resources to support Traders
  • Transparent cost structures compared to bigger names in the industry
  • Very attractive pay out structures