Equities or Futures HFT or Intraday Quant Strategist – New York
GQR | Global Quant Recruitment - New York, NY

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Quantitative hedge fund active in low capacity statistical arbitrage, microstructure trades, and arbitrage-like trading is looking for a quant trader or strategist with 2 years+ live experience running successful short-term automated strategies in the equity or futures markets. Looking for someone that ideally can bring a strategy to the table without big hurdles (extra or unusual infrastructure needs) fairly quickly. Currently they are only considering intraday strategies (a minimal amount of risk may be held overnight but a majority of the trade must be intraday) with very low drawdowns. For the right person there is route to partnership opportunities.

  • An initial focus on bringing the candidate’s strategy into production
  • The role will expand to include researching new trading strategies
The majority of compensation will be performance based. Depending on the candidate and strategy a total compensation of circa 20% of trading profits will be offered (salary plus bonus = 20% of trading profits).

  • A mostly intraday strategy in US/Canadian Equities or CME/ICE futures
  • Experience trading the strategy live in the market
Keywords: CME, strategist, trading, systematic

Contact: Brad Kruse @ +1 310 807 5028

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