Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London

Description

Junior Quant Trader (Credit)My client is a research and technology driven hedge fund who have just had a major billion dollar launch. The team has a very strong track record running systematic trading strategies within Equities for over a decade, and are now looking to expand into other asset classes.


The Role


- Research, build and implement systematic credit trading strategies (from production through to execution)
- Collaborate with traders and researchers to adapt trading strategies across bonds, CDS, credit indices etc
- Monitor existing trading strategies and performance
- Leverage your specific Credit market knowledge with team members - sharing production results, methodology and processes


Skills


- Quantitative background - includes degrees in Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics, Financial Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science and Physics
- General market knowledge of credit trading and terminology
- Strong knowledge of statistics (machine learning is a plus)
- Strong programming skills in at least one language (Python, R, C++)
- Experience working with large data sets
- Able to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment

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