Fixed Income Trader (hedge fund)

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timePosted 12 days ago location United States salarySalary undisclosed
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Job Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for trading a broad range of fixed income products. In addition to trade execution, the successful candidate will work in concert with operations, portfolio managers, research, quants, technology and trading on a range of analytical initiatives to continually drive the efficiency and optimization of the Execution function.  

The successful candidate will have a background in the following:

-3+ years' experience in a quant research/strat, market risk, trading, trading assistant or trading technology function;
-Deep understanding of fixed income and associated derivative products (IR swaps, bonds, bond futures, options). Additional product coverage (ie: commodities, credit, equities, FX) welcome;
-Buy- or sell-side experience will be considered;
-Experience with pre-trade analytics and transaction cost analytics; 
-Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (computer science, engineering, math, science or statistics) from a top-tier university; Master's degree and/or CFA preferred;
-Highly analytical with strong attention to detail and operational accuracy; 
-Outstanding communication and relationship-building skills;
-Passion for the financial markets;
-Knowledge of electronic trading systems;
-This is a highly technical role and requires an advanced technical toolkit; programming experience in Excel/VBA, Python and SQL is required;

For a more detailed discussion in confidence, please apply with your resume.