High-Frequency Global Futures Trader

Location Chicago
Discipline: Hedge Funds & Proprietary Trading
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: James Findlay

Contact email: james.findlay@venturesearch.com
Job ref: 1689
Published: 11 months ago

High-Frequency Global Futures Trader



Exciting Opportunity: High-Frequency Global Futures Trader

 

Are you a seasoned trader with a passion for high-frequency global futures trading? Are you ready to take your career to the next level with a leading global trading house? Look no further – we have the perfect opportunity for you!

 

 

Position: High-Frequency Global Futures Trader

Location: Chicago, IL

 

 

 

About the Company:

Our client is a world-renowned trading house with a history of excellence in the financial markets. With an unparalleled track record and a commitment to innovation, they've established themselves as a frontrunner in global trading. This is your chance to join a team of exceptional traders and take your career to new heights.

 

Role Overview:

As a High-Frequency Global Futures Trader, you will play a crucial role in executing high-frequency trading strategies across various futures markets worldwide. Leveraging your expertise, you will collaborate with a team of talented traders to drive profitable outcomes and maintain the company's competitive edge.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, refine, and implement high-frequency trading strategies in global futures markets.
  • Execute trades in a fast-paced environment, making real-time decisions to capitalize on market opportunities.
  • Collaborate with quantitative researchers, technologists, and risk management teams to optimize trading strategies.
  • Monitor market trends, economic indicators, and news to adapt strategies accordingly.
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of trading algorithms and systems.

 

Requirements:

  • Extensive experience in high-frequency trading of global futures markets.
  • Proven track record of generating consistent profits and managing risk effectively.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills, with the ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, C++, or Java.
  • Excellent communication skills and a collaborative mindset.
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or a related field (advanced degrees a plus).