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Senior Quant/Algo Execution Strategist

New York
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

  • MS or PhD in computer science, quantitative finance, or other quantitative fields with a strong foundation in statistics and programming
  • Understanding of market microstructure for at least one asset class: equities, futures, or FX
  • Prior experience implementing execution algorithms or high-frequency trading strategies
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to articulate ideas and work to colleagues and clients
  • Strong working knowledge of trading systems including FIX and other market data protocols
  • Strong programming experience in C++ or Java to use a trading API framework to implement robust execution algorithms
  • Strong preference for demonstrated proficiency in R or Python
  • Strong command of the foundations of applied statistics and time series modeling
  • Ability to quickly and efficiently scrub, format, and manipulate large, raw data sources
  • Ability to investigate, understand, and communicate anomalies in data
  • Highly motivated, willing to take ownership of his/her work
  • Collaborative mindset with strong independent research abilities
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  • Job Reference: 707266190-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: eFinancialCareers
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent