Junior Quant Developer

Junior Quant Developer

Grasshopper Pte. Ltd.
0-1 years
48000 - 120000 SGD

Job Description

Job Description

The team is expanding and we seek a few highly motivated quant developers to join our Quant team in Singapore. We are especially interested in candidates who can demonstrate an aptitude for problem solving and critical thinking.


The Quant team at Grasshopper investigates a wide variety of technical and trading issues, so a keen intellect and a voracious appetite for learning are key characteristics of the successful incumbent.

Responsibilities

The primary responsibility of the role involves end-to-end ownership of the development of quantitative signals and algorithms to assist our trading teams. Throughout the process of development, the quant will work closely with traders to develop trading strategies and be responsible for the design and development of these strategies.

After development, the quant will also be responsible for testing and deploying strategies on live markets. Once a strategy is live, the quant will also be responsible for monitoring and improving the signals or strategies.

Qualifications

  1. A good Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science / Quantitative Finance / Mathematics or the equivalent; fresh graduates are welcomed to apply
  2. Strong coding capability in C++ i.e. object-oriented programming is a MUST
  3. Strong coding capability in Python will be highly desirable
  4. Good foundation in analytical or mathematical fields
  5. Good command of English and communication skills
  6. Knowledge of Financial Markets/Trading is a plus
  7. Working knowledge of Linux
  8. Performs well independently and collectively as a team

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