The Gateway to Algorithmic and Automated Trading

eFX Algo Trader in leading Investment Bank

this job appointment has expired

Location United Kingdom,

Remuneration £90000 - £110000 per annum, Benefits: Leading package

Employment type perm

Updated 04th Dec 2017

Company Selby Jennings

Contact Scott Darroch

Phone 020 3758 8900

Email click here

eFX Algo Trader in leading Investment Bank

Selby Jennings is working with a European Investment bank that is seeking to grow its long standing client execution franchise. They provide a great infrastructure and have offices globally which could give you a chance to relocate abroad in the future.

This opportunity would suit a quant trader or market maker that is looking for a position with increased responsibility and which is closer to the business. This role also has a competitive bonus structure where performance is rewarded through the performance of the team!

You will be responsible for:

  • Conducting quant research on eFX or FX market making


  • Communicating with the developers to improve on the codes


  • Developing systematic strategies


  • Client facing


  • Sourcing large data sets


  • Creating and back-testing in-house codes using high frequency data


Relevant candidates will demonstrate the following:

  • 4 to 6 years' experience in eFX, FX Spot or Quant trading


  • First class understanding of markets in global and emerging market


  • Experience in a market making role


  • Strong academic background in mathematics, finance or financial economics - PhD preferred


  • Comfortable using programming language: Python, R, KDB…


Interviews are taking place at short notice. Applicants should promptly register their interest directly to quantsEMEA(AT)selbyjennings(DOT)com

Financial Job Opportunities | Automated Trader