Equity ETF quantitative trader

open position

GHCO is one of the fastest-growing liquidity providers specialising in exchange traded funds (ETFs). We strive to create more transparent and accessible financial markets for all types of investors. We make ETFs accessible in worldwide by focusing on intelligent algorithmic trading, building a reliable market presence, and cultivating the expertise to price a wide range of products. We are a small team of expert traders and software engineers looking for bright, kind and passionate people who have an interest in advancing the state of the art in algorithmic trading. We are building a team with diverse perspectives, skills, passions and backgrounds. 

GHCO takes a holistic and collaborative approach to solving the firm’s core business problems. This is an amazing opportunity to work for a small but rapidly growing company at the cutting edge of technology. You will have direct impact in developing equity trading strategies.

Your skills and

experience

  • Strong quantitative backgroundincludes degrees in Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics, Financial Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science and Physics
  • 1-3 years of experience as an equity trader
  • Experience in programming Python, C++, Java, Matlab, R or similar
  • Experience and/or knowledge in statistics is a plus
  • Experience in delta one is a plus
a little bit

about you

  • You are dynamic and love challenging the status quo
  • You thrive in high pressure trading environments where the ability to act quickly and understand the sense of urgency are paramount
  • You have an insatiable appetite to learn new skills and technologies
  • You value absolute honesty and integrity
  • You are practical and have an entrepreneurial state of mind
as a quantitative trader

you will

contribute to the improvement of a Delta 1 statistical arbitrage desk. You will be focused on developing in-depth knowledge of financial markets and the ETF ecosystem. You will be asked to apply your statistical knowledge to trading analysis.

Some of the responsibilities we expect you to take over:

  • quote equity ETFs
  • develop new trading strategies
  • work closely with developers and researchers on the trading algorithms
  • participate in building trading applications
The expected

benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Career development opportunities
  • 25-day holidays + bank holidays
  • WFH policy covering all hardware requirements
  • Comprehensive pension plan
  • Private health insurance via Vitality Health
The unexpected

benefits

  • Casual work environment - no need for a suit, unless that’s your preferred attire
  • Free breakfast
  • Regular team gatherings
  • 50% off gym membership via Vitality Health
  • Your birthday off

Join
the team

Working at GHCO means more than just a job. You will develop lifelong friendships, learn new skills, discover new abilities and be part of something greater. To each one of us, GHCO stands for something different. Whether it’s diversity, creativity, support, commitment or career development, we all find meaning at GHCO.