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Quantitative Developer

DV Trading, LLC is in search of a talented and diligent individual to join one of our trading teams as a Quantitative Developer. The ideal candidate will have experience working with C++, GUI construction and large dataset screening. Backgrounds in trading, finance, aerospace, robotics, physics, search, pattern recognition are all desirable.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Minimum 2 year’s experience working as a developer in a collaborative environment
  • Minimum 2 years of Java and C++ experience specifically with GUI development and/or trading execution.
  • Backgrounds in the following fields are highly desirable - trading, finance, aerospace, robotics, physics, search, pattern recognition and gaming.
  • Experience building and maintaining complex projects with multiple underlying libraries under version control and delivering to production
  • Ability to take strategic concepts and distill implementational details
  • Desire and capacity to work both independently and within a team

Educational Requirements:

  • Minimum B.S. in Computer Science, related field, or equivalent experience
  • Familiarity with basic concepts in calculus, linear algebra, and statistics with a desire towards continued learning
  • Have a desire to learn new concepts and genuine excitement to implementing experimental solutions to complex problems
  • Experience working in R, C++11 and other modern C++ libraries

Useful (but not required):

  • Experience with distributed data processing
  • Experience implementing strategic algorithms (e.g. trading, search, pattern recognition)
  • Familiarity with direct market data and order messaging
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Experienced Trader

Since 2006, DV Trading has been actively transacting both as a provider and consumer of global financial market liquidity.


DV is a truly meritocratic organization with over 225 team members and 60 trading units globally. Each team is given the opportunity to pursue and scale their strategies while leveraging the firms shared resources, including:


  • newly architected trading floors in our Chicago, New York, and Toronto offices
  • advanced proprietary and vendor packaged software
  • state of the art latency and ultra-latency sensitive technology infrastructure
  • robust quantitative research and testing platform
  • world class operational infrastructure and services
  • exchange memberships
  • firm capital and balance sheet
  • robust risk management and compliance

As a proprietary organization, we trade our own capital. This gives us the flexibility to advance our objectives without the encumbrances of operational friction or investor demand. We are therefore committed to being an entrepreneurial and agile organization which prides itself on its ability to constantly innovate new ideas and adapt to the market in order to maintain our competitive edge.

DV Trading is actively seeking to hire experienced traders or trading teams in our Chicago, New York, and Toronto offices who have meaningful trading experience and a proven record of success. We have successfully provided our desks with a platform to both amplify their existing strategies and leverage our global reach to expand into new frontiers.


DV hires and invests in exceptional talent with the goal of empowering them to make a lasting and positive impact on the organization. Our management principles and work environment are designed to foster free flowing creativity and a no-fear attitude towards expressing and testing of new and interesting ideas. Most people who walk into our offices comment on the persistent buzz that permeates the floor. This energy has resulted in high output and a steady trajectory of growth since day one.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Minimum 3 years of working experience within a proprietary trading firm or hedge fund.
  • At least 1 year in a risk taking role.
  • Ability to clearly articulate your strategy as well as provide validation.
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Junior Trader - Chicago

Job Responsibilities

  • Work side by side with Senior Traders to manage the desk’s trading book
  • Learn to utilize proprietary methodologies and trading systems that support the divisions established business
  • Assist Senior Traders in the execution of real-time risk management in the form of trade entry and risk layoffs
  • Participate in the enhancement of the desks trading models
  • Enhance existing trades and identify new opportunities
  • Liaise between trading group, internal company departments, and OTC relationships on both trading and operational matters
  • Further responsibilities may be driven by the individual’s interests and specific skills
  • May require working Asian or European Trading Hours


REQUIREMENTS


  • A strong work ethic and ability to learn quickly in a fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Must be detail oriented, organized and diligent
  • Ability to maintain composure and communicate clearly when under pressure
  • Ability to succeed working on a team
  • Strong interest in trading with a particular interest in energy markets
  • Thorough understanding of math, probabilities, and statistics
  • High level of proficiency in Excel and VBA
  • Advanced aptitude for problem solving and multitasking
  • Previous work experience preferred, but not required
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Experienced Trader/PM

Since 2006, DV Trading has been actively transacting both as a provider and consumer of global financial market liquidity.

DV is a truly meritocratic organization with over 225 team members and 60 trading units globally. Each team is given the opportunity to pursue and scale their strategies while leveraging the firms shared resources, including:

  • newly architected trading floors in our Chicago, New York, and Toronto offices
  • advanced proprietary and vendor packaged software
  • state of the art latency and ultra-latency sensitive technology infrastructure
  • robust quantitative research and testing platform
  • world class operational infrastructure and services
  • exchange memberships
  • firm capital and balance sheet
  • robust risk management and compliance

As a proprietary organization, we trade our own capital. This gives us the flexibility to advance our objectives without the encumbrances of operational friction or investor demand. We are therefore committed to being an entrepreneurial and agile organization which prides itself on its ability to constantly innovate new ideas and adapt to the market in order to maintain our competitive edge.

DV Trading is actively seeking to hire experienced traders or trading teams in our Chicago, New York, and Toronto offices who have meaningful trading experience and a proven record of success. We have successfully provided our desks with a platform to both amplify their existing strategies and leverage our global reach to expand into new frontiers.

DV hires and invests in exceptional talent with the goal of empowering them to make a lasting and positive impact on the organization. Our management principles and work environment are designed to foster free flowing creativity and a no-fear attitude towards expressing and testing of new and interesting ideas. Most people who walk into our offices comment on the persistent buzz that permeates the floor. This energy has resulted in high output and a steady trajectory of growth since day one.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Minimum of 5 years of industry experience: Portfolio Management, Asset management, proprietary trading, risk management, research.
  • Minimum 3 years of working experience within a proprietary trading firm or hedge fund.
  • At least 1 year in a risk taking role.
  • Ability to clearly articulate your strategy as well as provide validation.
APPLY

Junior Trader- New York

  • Work side by side with Senior Traders to manage the desk’s trading book
  • Assist Senior Traders in the execution of real-time risk management in the form of trade entry and risk layoffs
  • Participate in the enhancement of the desks trading models
  • Enhance existing trades and identify new opportunities
  • Liaise between trading group, internal company departments, and OTC relationships on both trading and operational matters
  • Further responsibilities may be driven by the individual’s interests and specific skills
  • May require working Asian or European Trading Hours
REQUIREMENTS
  • A strong work ethic and ability to learn quickly in a fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Must be detail oriented, organized and diligent
  • Ability to maintain composure and communicate clearly when under pressure
  • Ability to succeed working on a team
  • Strong interest in trading with a particular interest in energy markets
  • Thorough understanding of math, probabilities, and statistics
  • High level of proficiency in Excel
  • Advanced aptitude for problem solving and multitasking
  • Programming experience is preferred
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