Job listing

Quantitative Trader/Researcher (Sydney)

  • Quantitative Finance

My client is looking to hire an experienced Quantitative Trader to join their team.

Responsibilities 

  • Develop, maintain and enhance trading models, algorithms and systems across the APAC trading market
  • Perform in depth trades analysis using mathematical and computing skills in python to improve trading strategies
  • Work with our quant teams globally to explore a variety of pricing models and machine learning techniques and design improvements to our global and local current models; implement these new models and get them into production
  • Collaborate with other traders to tackle immediate production challenges using programming knowledge of python, C++ or Java.

Skills Required 

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications (graduate or post graduate), with strong academic results, preference in mathematics, science, engineering IT or computer science.
  • MS or PhD in a highly quantitative field of study
  • At least 2 years of professional experience in financial services
  • Exposure to the development of pricing libraries
  • Proven success in quantitative modeling and algorithm development
  • C++ and/or Java skills preferred to make tactical changes to production code
  • Desire to work in a collaborative team environment
  • Knowledge of machine learning techniques is highly desirable

Location

Sydney

Salary

Competitive