Why work at Systematic Strategies.

We look for original thinkers, who are capable of generating new ideas and turning them into profitable trading strategies.We offer a fast-paced, challenging work environment where you can collaborate with a some of the most experienced quant/traders on Wall Street. We reward initiative, hard work and success generously. We encourage our people to develop their research skill-set, and to broaden their range of market knowledge and trading that they can develop their career and maximize their earnings potential. Our aim is to develop quant/traders into successful quantitative hedge fund managers.

Current Job Openings

Quantitative Proprietary Trader – Partner Level,

Systematic Strategies, LLC – Chicago / New York

Base $125,000 to $250,000 plus substantial profit share & partnership

Job Description
Systematic Strategies, a successful quantitative hedge fund, is expanding from its base in NYC and establishing a new proprietary trading operation in Chicago. We are looking for a partner-level quantitative trader who will add to the firm’s capital, develop and implement proprietary trading strategies and eventually join the hedge fund partnership as a portfolio manager. You will be working closely with the firm’s founder, Jonathan Kinlay, to learn the models, techniques and algorithms that underpin our successful quantitative strategies and you will design code, test and implement your own algorithms and strategies to trade equities, index products, futures or options. Ideally you should be located in the Chicago area. However, if you are looking for a similar opportunity in NYC, we will consider your application.

Desired Skills & Experience
You must have a track record of creating profitable quantitative trading strategies, either low or high frequency, in equities, ETF and index products or futures and options, and a detailed understanding of the operational mechanics of the markets you intend to trade, including broker-dealer and third party trading platforms and api’s, market data feeds, co-location and DMA and market microstructure, as necessary. You must be expert in at least one high level language (MatLab, Mathematica) and at least one programming language (C++ preferred). An in-depth understanding of mathematical, statistical and econometric methods and their applications in financial market modeling is also highly desirable. You are likely to have a graduate degree in computer science, math, finance, economics or hard science

Company Description
Systematic Strategies is a quantitative investment management firm founded in New York in 2009 that operates systematic trading strategies across multiple asset classes including equities, commodities, and foreign exchange. Our strategies are fully automated and operate at low and high frequencies, using proprietary mathematical algorithms and econometric models. Systematic Strategies has both a Managed Account Platform and a Master Feeder hedge fund structure for investors.  Our clients include High Net Worth Individuals, Family Offices, and Institutional Investors.

To Apply: email your resume and details of your trading track record to: