Career

We are constantly on the lookout for bright individuals who are interested in a career in financial markets whether in trading or technology. Please feel free to reach out to us at recruitment@dakshtrading.com for potential opportunities.

Quantitative Trader

We are looking for a smart young individual willing to work in a multi-disciplinary role. The role offers the individual an exciting opportunity to learn about financial derivatives and technology and to grow with the company. You will learn about modelling and pricing financial derivatives, risk management, and the technical skills needed to implement your ideas in software. Prior experience in financial markets is not required.

Primary responsibilities will be to:

1) Make markets in designated derivatives. Target will be to eventually take ownership of the trading revenue in the designated markets.2) Analyze trading data for potential improvements to the strategy and infrastructure3) Develop, maintain and enhance trading models and algorithms4) Improve firm’s technology and processes

Requirements:

1) Bachelor's or higher degree in a quantitative or technical field (mathematics, engineering, econometrics, physics, statistics, etc.)2) Excellent quantitative and logical reasoning skills with a knack for problem solving3) Programming experience4) Passion and eagerness to learn5) Desire to work in a team6) Ability to work in competitive and fast-paced work environment

Communication Skills

1. Ability to communicate with technical and business colleagues2. Fluent in English3. Familiarity with financial services industry a plus

Personality Traits

1. Ability to work independently and also in a small team2. Can take initiative and be pro-active3. Highly analytical & problem-solving qualities4. Detail-oriented and precise

What we offer

1. Learn about top of the class trading system.2. Quick feedback loop. There is nothing like seeing your ideas/solutions make an impact on business real quick. We release early and often to get incremental benefits as they are developed.3. We operate at the bleeding edge of technology, that keeps us on toe and always excited about technology shaping our business.4. Opportunity to learn as we really believe in sharing knowledge and technology, helping individual in their personal growth.5. To see and learn up close how financial markets work.6. Getting to know, learn and share ideas and solutions with other smart people.

Quantitative Software Developer

We are looking for a smart young individual willing to work in a multi-disciplinary role. The role offers the individual an exciting opportunity to learn about financial markets and cutting-edge technologies and to grow with the company. Prior experience in financial markets is not required. We would expect candidates with 1-3 years of experience to be a good fit.

Primary Responsibilities

1. You will be responsible for delivering and controlling end-to-end product development. 1. Work directly with traders who have a deep respect for technology. 2. Collect and Analyze data 3. Prototype solutions and models in order to confirm validity and effectiveness of the proposals 4. Develop, test and back-test production ready solutions2. You will write code for 1. New features 2. Latency and stability improvements 3. Analyzing huge volume of data 4. Implementing and testing new design ideas3. You will be responsible for managing your time and task on development, analysis and experimentation.4. You will be required to keep up-to-date and improve a variety of systems and technologies for business operations.

Academic requirement

1. Bachelors, Masters, or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field2. Understanding of Computer Architecture3. Knowledge of Algorithms and Data structures4. Strong Quantitative skills

Coding/IT Skills

1. Ability to work in a Linux environment2. Ability to write clean, reliable and highly scalable code3. Core experience as a Software Engineer in C++4. Experience with high-transaction, low-latency optimisation.5. Some networking experience6. Deep understanding of CPU architecture, including the newest technology advances.7. Well versed in Test-driven and data-driven design and development experience.8. We extensively use Python as a tool for data mining,analysis and scripting. Knowledge of Python is a plus.9. We use Java script as a tool for front-end display for traders. Knowledge of Java Script is a plus.

Must be Interested in

1. Achieving maximum performance from available hardware and software2. Attracted to the dynamics and fundamentals of the financial markets3. Eagerness to learn and broaden one's skill set is a must, also outside your department

Communication Skills

1. Ability to communicate with technical and business colleagues2. Fluent in English3. Familiarity with financial services industry a plus

Personality Traits

1. Ability to work independently and also in a small team2. Can take initiative and be pro-active3. Highly analytical & problem-solving qualities4. Detail-oriented and precise

What we offer

1. Learn about top of the class trading system.2. Quick feedback loop. There is nothing like seeing your ideas/solutions make an impact on business real quick. We release early and often to get incremental benefits as they are developed.3. We operate at the bleeding edge of technology, that keeps us on toe and always excited about technology shaping our business.4. Opportunity to learn as we really believe in sharing knowledge and technology, helping individual in their personal growth.5. To see and learn up close how financial markets work.6. Getting to know, learn and share ideas and solutions with other smart people.