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We have a job opening for a driven and passionate quantitative trader to join our trading team. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career, this is the job for you. To be a part of our team you must be good with numbers. You must possess sound knowledge of financial markets and derivative instruments. You must also be a critical thinker with a knack for spotting trading opportunities. To succeed in this role you must be ambitious, goal oriented and willing to learn.


  • Analyze market data to spot trading opportunities
  • Manage risk and supervise trades
  • Create data driven systematic trading strategies
  • Stay updated on changing market dynamics
  • Develop risk management models
  • Contribute towards the development of systems to spot trading signals
  • Help improve margins and profitability


  • 3 years of experience working in financial markets
  • Bachelor's degree in statistics or computer science
  • In depth knowledge of financial markets and derivatives theory
  • Experience with statistical modeling and analysis tools
  • Very good communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Must be very driven and competitive