Financial Engineer –Equity Options Trading - Chicago
Growing Proprietary Trading firm located in Chicago is looking for a Financial Engineer who will be responsible for creating solutions that will aid in the trading of and execution of equity options and subsequent cash hedges. Additionally, this person will also construct models that are the basis for “grey box” trading strategies. Candidates should have an advanced degree (PhD preferred) in ( statistics, math, science) and experience developing derivative trading strategies in a trading environment. Excellent communication skills are also required as there is constant interaction with the trading desk and portfolio managers. Strong object oriented programming skills and knowledge of statistical software is also a plus.
Please contact Jim Geiger at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 212 545-8511x118