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Hedge Fund - Crypto Algo Trader / Quant Developer Fintech 30k

Job level Middle
Work exp No work experience
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Banking
Job function Banking / Finance > Dealing / Trading
Information Technology > Others
Published On 05/12/2018
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We are currently seeking a Senior Algo Trader / Head of Trading with relevant experience in the financial services sector and with a passion for research to join our growing strategic quantitative research practice.

Selected candidates will have the opportunity to work with world-class trading and research teams based in HK, Singapore, London and India.

Client Details

  • Beyond NASDAQ level crypto trading exchanges, created by matching engine expert from LSE/NASDAQ/JP Morgan.

  • Start-up set up for 6 months, raised 29 Mil USD. Planning to go live in Jan 2019. Beta-testing version ready.

  • Office Location - 8 people in London + 20 staff in Bangalore

  • As the Head of Trading, you are expected to manage a book of 8000 BTC, you can be based in HK / SGP / India

Description

    • Research, design, financially engineer and test quantitative models for commodity trading securities, indices and their derivatives across asset classes. The person will need to understand latest research in quantitative finance and implement the same.

    • Back-testing and implementing high-frequency trading signals on different exchanges & instruments. Work as part of the strategy team to determine which signals and trading strategies to go live with under what scenario.

    • Conduct performance attribution of live portfolio

  • Create & review strategy code, preferably in C++ but other languages are acceptable depending on specific candidate profiles.

Profile

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or another relevant discipline
  • 5+ years' experience in trading operation support and risk management
  • Strong analytical and technical skills, Python, VBA, Excel
  • Strong attention to details when handling P&L calculation and trade reconciliation
  • Experience in handling pressure, prioritization and time management skills, and meeting time sensitive deadlines.
  • Work well in a team, dependable, able to deliver results and think strategically

Job Offer

Interested parties please submit your resume together with expected salary by clicking

Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only.

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Natalie Lau on +852 3602 2465