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Algorithmic Trading Strategist | NYC

Location United States,

Remuneration Competitive

Employment type perm

Updated 16th Mar 2018

Company Selby Jennings

Contact Chris Schwuchow (NY)

Phone +1 646 759 4560

Email click here

I'm working with a systematic hedge fund in NYC that is looking to bring on algorithmic traders who have a successful track record in running automated trading strategies. The ideal candidate will be someone who has historically been successful trading medium and high-frequency systematic trading strategies in the equities, futures and FX space.


  • Systematic Discovery of alpha signals
  • Research and Development of sophisticated strategies at a medium to high frequency
  • Back-testing of strategies and microstructure research within equities, futures and FX markets
  • Incorporating machine learning techniques into systematic strategy research and development
  • Collaboration with other team members and other groups in order to drive productivity

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • 4-8 years of experience in medium to high-frequency systematic trading
  • Strong research capabilities proven by a track record of success
  • Exceptional programming skills (Python, R, C , etc.)
  • Ph.D. in a computational field
  • Experience in applying ML techniques
  • Ability to work with and manage a team

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