Entry Level Proprietary Trader 8/11/2016
T3 Trading Group, LLC
New York, NY
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY T3Trading Group, LLC is a New York, NY domiciled SEC broker-dealer & member of the NASDAQ and PHLX exchanges focused on both traditional and automated/algorithmic trading strategies over a variety of asset classes (including equities, commodities, currencies and the derivatives of).
One of T3's competitive advantages is its' unique corporate culture which is comprised of different trading desks--each with their own distinct environment, training and management styles. Although often under-appreciated by aspiring traders, finding the appropriate "fit", even within the same firm, is paramount to success.
After a rigorous training program, discretionary traders on my desk make split-second buy and sell decisions based on technical factors while our algorithmic traders code their back-tested strategies in to one of our many state of the art execution platforms, both under the supervision and tutelage of market veterans. These roles offer a great deal of independence with tremendous "upside."
Finance background not necessary. Strong intellectual curiosity is.
Competitive (sports, competitive gaming, poker, etc)
Verifiable work history demonstrating outstanding work ethic
Ability to work in a high pressure environment
Strong "mental math" ability
Ability to make quick and decisive decisions
Tradingexperiencepreferred, but not necessary (If you have a definable, rule-based and scalable strategy, please make a note of that in your cover letter)