Trader - MS082260 8/24/2016

Parallel Partners Chicago, IL

Company
Parallel Partners
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29268756
AJE Ref #
575973629
Location
Chicago, IL
Job Type
Regular

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Keywords:

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Description:

An established and growing Chicago based proprietary trading firm, is seeking experienced high volume traders. You will be charged with developing new strategies utilizing our proprietary software and customizing our current strategies. Work closely with a dedicated technology team in developing and enhancing existing strategies. For this opportunity, light C++ Programming, Excel Programming and VBA Programming is mandatory.

Qualifications:

-Proven ability to develop new, profitable trading strategies.

-Preference to those with the ability to do light programming work using multi-dimensional arrays, nested loops, complex conditionals and simple file I/O.

-Preference to those who are fluent in Excel with experience in VBA and C++.

-Strong mathematical aptitude.

-Values teamwork and is capable of thinking independently.

-Can communicate effectively while under pressure.

-Can adapt to changing situations with ease.

-Bachelors Degree from a 4-year university.

-Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field.

-Strong GPA (3.5 or higher).

-5+ years working experience of high volume trading.

-Has demonstrated the ability to use sound judgment while trading.