Quantitative Trader (specializing in HFT Strategies) | Paragon Alpha

Quantitative Trader (specializing in HFT Strategies)



Our client, a leading multi strat hedge fund are now seeking a highly talented quant traders who specialize in HFT strategies for their exciting new HFT build out in both Europe & USA. Successful candidates will have the ability to carry out the full life-cycle of the trading process; developing and implementing medium to high frequency trading strategies.

Principal Consultant

Elaine Bunyan


Quantitative Trader {Specializing in HFT Strategies}


Key Requirements:


  • 2-6 years’ relevant Hedge Fund or HFT experience
  • 2-4 years’ experience & proficiency in programming languages Python, SQL and R.
  • Bachelors, Master’s or PhD honours degree from a top university in Comp Science, Mathematics, Statistics or related field
  • Familiarity with Linux
  • Can work independently and in a collaborative environment
  • Capability handling several projects with different priorities at once in a fast-paced, tech-driven environment
  • Strong communication skills in the interest of collaboration with PMs & trading desk
  • Excellent communication & analytical skills
  • Passion for the Hedge Fund industry


This is a very unique and exciting opportunity to join one of the world's leading hedge funds and dramatically increase your earning potential. Our client has one of the best performances and award structures globally, including strong sign on and guaranteed bonuses and is also well regarded for its strong training and collaborative team based culture.


To discuss this opportunity in full please get in touch or forward your resume to:


Elaine Bunyan - ebunyan@paragonexecutive.com


*Please note: Due to the large number of applicants, only candidates that meet the relevant criteria will be contacted*




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