We are seeking experienced high volume Traders. The Trader will be charged with developing new strategies utilizing proprietary software and customizing current strategies. Unlike a lot of other firms, traders work closely with dedicated technology team in developing and enhancing existing strategies. This position will be located in the Chicago office.
-Proven ability to develop new, profitable trading strategies.
-Preference to those with the ability to do light programming work using multi-dimensional arrays, nested loops, complex conditionals and simple file I/O.
-Preference to those who are fluent in Excel Programming with experience in VBA Programming and C++ Programming.
-Strong mathematical aptitude.
-Values teamwork and is capable of thinking independently.
-Can communicate effectively while under pressure.
-Can adapt to changing situations with ease.
-Bachelor's Degree from a 4-year university.
-Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field.
-Strong GPA (3.5 or higher).
-5+ years working experience of high volume trading.
-Has demonstrated the ability to use sound judgment while trading.
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Company Will Relocate Candidates!
No Corp-To-Corp Or Third Party Recruiters; W-2 Direct Hire Only.