Quantitative Strategist, Commodities Futures

  • $600000+
  • Hong Kong
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Aquis Search
  • 05 déc. 17 2017-12-05

A unique opportunity to join a start-up proprietary trading company. This firm is developing an AI based automated trading platform for commodities futures and equity index futures. If you're interested in working in a collaborative and fast-paced environment, this an excellent opportunity.

You will be responsible for:

  • Performing data analysis and research to identify market patterns
  • Convert market patterns into pattern definitions in proprietary format
  • Assist fund manager and traders in generating business case documents from trading ideas
  • Formulate and test trading algorithms with in-house developed proprietary tools
  • Other duties related to deploying and operating a fully automated trading system

 

What you need for this Position:

  • Strong knowledge of industry trends in quantitative trading / investment management
  • Practical experience with technical analysis and chart patterns (preferably with futures markets but
  • equities markets also acceptable)
  • Some exposure to programming languages such as (Python, C++)
  • Bachelor degree or above in relevant disciplines
  • A minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in related fields in the financial industry
  • Background in computer science, mathematics, statistics, quantitative finance or other scientific
  • disciplines
  • Self-motivated with diligent work ethics to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines