Junior Quantitative researcher
Transis Capital, a premier Sydney-based quantitative proprietary trading firm, specializing in the dynamic cryptocurrency markets, is seeking talented and ambitious students (BA, MS) from diverse backgrounds including Computer Science, Business, Finance, and Engineering. Embark on an exhilarating journey into the Next Big Thing after the internet and immerse yourself in the world of exponential technologies.
At Transis Capital, our innovative quantitative trading models are expertly crafted, utilizing mathematical functions and big data analysis, and powered by cutting-edge machine learning algorithms to optimize portfolio returns while mitigating risk. As the cryptocurrency market stands on the cusp of the 4th major wave, seize this unparalleled opportunity to learn from and capitalize on market cycles.
We are thrilled to offer exceptional opportunities for inquisitive and energetic individuals eager to play a pivotal role in our core team. Ideal candidates are self-driven, passionate about making a substantial impact at a burgeoning firm, and keen to learn from seasoned professionals in our development team.
If you possess an unwavering passion for quantitative trading and research, have an insatiable curiosity for exploring emerging technologies, mega-trends, and industries, and thrive on challenging yourself, then Transis Capital is the perfect place for you to elevate your skills.
Join our global community of trailblazers focused on shaping the next wave of blockchain and decentralized finance (DeFi) solutions. Be part of our systematic trading approach, navigating the diverse landscape of cryptocurrency assets on Bybit and other major exchanges.
As a Junior Quantitative Researcher based in our Sydney office, you will delve into research, strategy development, and coding of trading strategies for execution in the cryptocurrency markets. This role is perfect for individuals who are passionate about quantitative trading, embrace challenges, and possess outstanding problem-solving abilities.
Responsibilities & Requirements:
Research and develop quantitative trading models
Assist in coding backtesting engines, analyzing and refining quantitative trading models
Implement systematic trading models and risk management strategies in live trading scenarios
Qualities that Make Exceptional Candidates:
Aspiration to hold a senior role in the development of sophisticated trading strategies in cryptocurrency markets
Entrepreneurial spirit, strong work ethic, and the drive to continuously improve
Proficiency in Python or C++ programming
Ability to quickly and accurately process complex information under pressure
Solid mathematical foundation, encompassing probability, calculus, linear algebra, optimization, signal processing, computer architecture, and machine learning
Active participation in the crypto trading community across social media platforms such as Telegram and Discord
Commitment to researching quantitative trading models and converting trading logic into code for backtesting
Ability to thrive in fast-paced team environments and manage projects effectively
In addition to assisting the team in day-to-day tasks, you will gain invaluable exposure to various aspects of the business, including project management, team collaboration, and interpersonal skills. Benefit from mentorship in trading, experience working within a team, and expanding your network in the industry as we maintain close ties with the Sydney tech community. Moreover, this opportunity may enhance your chances of securing a permanent position within our organization.
To apply, send your LinkedIn profile link or CV to firstname.lastname@example.org, detailing your programming experience (if any) and outlining why you believe you are the ideal candidate for this position.
At Transis Capital, we seek passionate individuals possessing a growth mindset, eager to make a lasting impact on society, and not merely searching for a conventional 9-to-5 job.