Your role will involve:-
generating exceptional returns using high frequency trading alphas in the futures markets.
Conduct or supervise financial data analysis on large datasets to generate profitable trading alphas.
Perform or supervise deep dives into market structure research.
Define key metrics for model validation.
Back-testing and production performance monitoring.
Contribute to in-house data analysis packages and research framework development.
At least 6 years of experience generating and implementing short term trading alphas into successful production trading strategies .The ideal candidate has direct experience in the alpha research process and understands the workflow from idea generation to production implementation
Good understanding of global futures markets and their interrelationships
Advanced knowledge of modern statistical analysis
Proficiency in a scripting language such as Python
Demonstrated experience working with tick data
Degree in a quantitative discipline such as Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, etc.
Experience trading other asset classes
Experience developing software systems in C++
This opportunity will provide the right candidate the chance to have a large impact on the direction and productivity of a newly formed team within a successful proprietary trading firm