Got what it takes to thrive under pressure? In this quantitative trading role, you’ll need to think quickly as you process information and anticipate market trends to help our clients make their next move.
What to expect
get your career in quantitative trading off to a brilliant start. From day one,
you’ll contribute to our market-making activities and help to drive revenue for
the group. Specifically, this will involve working on algorithms that will be
used to liquidate stock for derivatives trades, as well as designing medium and
high frequency trading models. If you’re passionate about working with
financial data, this is a great chance to prove yourself.
How you'll develop
the summer, our support will help you deliver your best work. In our
team-driven environment, you’ll find that mentoring happens naturally and
friendships are easy to form. Senior and junior mentors will guide your
progress, and networking and social events will provide a fully rounded
experience. Halfway through, you’ll get constructive feedback on your
performance. By the time the summer’s over, you’ll walk away with a solid
understanding of our business, our culture and your potential place within it.
If you perform very well and meet our hiring criteria, you could have a
full-time role waiting for you after graduation.
Who thrives here
considered for this program, you must have outstanding mathematical ability.
You may even be a math Olympiad medalist, an international informatics Olympiad
medalist or a Putnam fellow. Ideally you will be studying a quantitative
discipline such as math, physics, statistics, computer science or electrical
engineering. Beyond that, you’ll also need strong programming skills,
preferably in Java or C++.