My client is a proprietary trading firm specialised in futures trading. They can hire in the US and Europe, and have infrastructure for both HFT and intraday/mid frequency strategies. They are looking to continue the success of their futures trading business by building new teams with PMs and sub-PMs.
The firm is currently looking for Quant Researchers with experience working on alpha research for futures in any asset class. This is an opportunity for candidates with experience in futures market making/HFT, intraday or mid frequency trading with combined Sharpes above 5 to build a team and develop, implement and manage strategies. The successful candidate will have their own book, and will receive a very strong PnL payout.
- Researching, developing and monetizing strategies.
- Monitoring the performance of strategies, and optimising them to maximise returns.
- Building a team and collaborating on the development of analytics tools, libraries, and infrastructure.
- Experience at a buyside firm, working in quantitative research of futures with a strong record of performance.
- Master or PhD level degrees from a top university, in a numerate field of study.
- You must be an experienced user of Python, Java or C++.