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Systematic Quant Trader for leading Prop Trading

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Location United Kingdom,

Remuneration £120000 - £130000 per annum, Benefits: Great Bonus Package

Employment type perm

Updated 06th Dec 2017

Company Selby Jennings

Contact Scott Darroch

Phone 020 3758 8900

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Systematic Quant Trader for Prop Trading Firm

Selby Jennings is working on behalf of a Prop Trading Firm in London. The client has an innovative and forward-thinking strategies. They have offices globally so this would be a great opportunity to relocate in the future. The existing team is strong whilst having a great culture with a collaborative environment.

The role would suit a quant trader that is looking to be closer to the business.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Responsible for optimising existing strategies


  • Implementing new systematic strategies


  • Conducting research on idea generation and integration


  • Client facing


Relevant candidates will demonstrate the following:

  • 5 to 6 years' experience in quant trading position


  • Experience running books over a variety of asset classes: equity, fixed income, derivatives


  • Strong academic background in mathematics, financial engineering or statistics - PhD preferred


  • Proficiency with programming languages: Python, R, C , Java
  • Great knowledge of regression and dealing with large data sets
  • Ability to mulit-task and work independently


  • Strong team player as this is a collaborative environment


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

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