Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • UNITED KINGDOM, GB

Description

WHO WE ARE

Mako has great people, tons of experience and a load of ambition.

Our forte is providing liquidity to the market through superior trading, pricing and risk management

of derivatives. We do this by embracing complexity, deploying pioneering technology and having

fun doing what we do best.

WHAT'S THE ROLE

We are looking for intelligent and driven undergraduates to join us for a six-week Summer

internship programme.

We have a tailored programme which will give you an insight into what we do and how we work.

All we ask is that you to come up with disruptive ideas and innovative solutions along the way.

PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

Ø An introduction to Mako

Ø Interactive theory based Options trading

Ø Extensive data analysis and data manipulation

Ø Group work and presentations

Ø Work shadowing of highly experienced traders and technologists

Ø Project work and delivery

Ø Idea generation and execution

Ø Mathematical problem solving and automation

Ø Coding LIPTION

WHAT WE LOOK FOR

Ø Top grades at A level (or equivalent)

Ø Currently reading a STEM based subject at university

Ø Problem solvers

Ø An ability to navigate complexity

Ø Someone who thrives under pressure

Ø Passion for technology

Ø Exceptional communication skills

Ø Gifted with numbers

Ø Strong team spirit

WHAT WE GIVE BACK

Ø Competitive Salary

Ø Use of our office gym

Ø Opportunity to learn from our experienced traders and technologists

Ø An environment which puts value on what you bring to the table

Ø Meaningful projects and challenges to get stuck into

Ø Exposure to the options industry


ESSENTIAL SKILLS

Some practical experience of Python, Java or R

DESIRABLE SKILLS

SQL, C++, C, C#, Data Analysis, Machine Learning, Matlab

TOOLS

GitHub

Mongo DB

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