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Trainee Proprietary trader (Internship programme)

Embark on an exhilarating journey with Transis Capital, a Sydney-based quantitative investment management firm specializing in cryptocurrency markets. We are seeking ambitious and intellectually curious students (BA, MS) from Computer Science, Business, Finance, and Engineering backgrounds to delve into the cutting-edge world of blockchain and decentralized finance.

If you are captivated by exponential technologies, relish challenging yourself, and possess an unquenchable thirst for knowledge, seize this opportunity to become an integral part of our core team.

Internship Overview:

  • Transis Capital offers an unparalleled 4-12 week paid internship beginning in December 2021, hosted at our George St office in Sydney. As a trainee proprietary trader, you will be immersed in the vibrant world of cryptocurrency trading, benefiting from mentorship and hands-on experience. Our internship programme is designed to give junior quantitative researchers and developers the chance to learn from seasoned professionals while applying their knowledge swiftly.

  • Key Benefits:

  • Thrive within a rapidly expanding tech/blockchain enterprise

  • Earn an internship certificate and a letter of recommendation to bolster future career prospects

  • Gain exposure to prominent crypto assets, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Solana, as well as Blockchain Technology

  • Explore potential employment opportunities

  • Receive valuable mentorship and work experience

  • Enhance your soft skills

  • What Awaits You:

  • Join our global community of visionaries dedicated to shaping the next wave of blockchain and decentralized finance (DeFi) solutions. Together, we are devising a systematic trading approach for various cryptocurrency assets on Bybit and other major exchanges.

  • Your Role:

  • As a trainee proprietary trader, you will contribute to the research, development, and execution of trading strategies in the cryptocurrency markets. If you possess a passion for trading, a penchant for challenges, and exceptional problem-solving skills, this opportunity is tailor-made for you.

  • Responsibilities & Requirements:

  • Engage in active trading across crypto assets in secondary and OTC markets

  • Assist with portfolio reporting, including returns, market value calculations, and attributions

  • Develop fundamental trading and risk management strategies

  • Ideal Candidate Qualities:

  • Possesses and has traded crypto since early 2018

  • Actively networks within the crypto trading community via social media platforms such as Telegram and Discord

  • Dedicates 3-5 hours daily to monitoring crypto news and market trends for at least the past 6 months

  • Proficient in coding languages, such as Python

  • Eager to learn and contribute to various aspects of the business, including project management, team collaboration, and interpersonal skills

  • Unlock Your Potential:

  • Through this internship, you will gain invaluable insights into trading, teamwork, and industry networking. Furthermore, you may secure a permanent position within our company.

  • To apply, send your LinkedIn profile link or CV to, detailing your cryptocurrency experience (if any) and explaining why you are the perfect fit for this role.

  • We are searching for passionate individuals with a growth mindset, driven to make a positive impact on society and uninterested in a conventional "9-5 job." Embrace this opportunity to transcend the ordinary and redefine your future.

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