Trader – High Frequency Trading

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 05_160719
Sector: Technology

We are looking for passionate traders within the high-frequency trading domain for our clients based in Singapore, Hong Kong, US, Europe and India.

The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of the financial markets and experience managing trading strategies.

Responsibilities:

  • Generate & design trading models & strategies
  • Execute trading models & strategies, monitor & enhance the strategy performance;
  • Develop an extensive understanding of latency and its impact on strategy performance
  • Conduct quantitative research.

 Requirements:

  • Proven success working a prop trading firm
  • Degree holder or above in Quantitative Finance, Computer Science, or Engineering related discipline;
  • Minimum 3 years verifiable proprietary trading track record;
  • Strong quantitative background & programming skills (C++, Python or R);
  • Solid knowledge of varying financial products (futures, options, warrants, commodity futures)
  • Strong understanding of market microstructure and the wider macro factors driving the market