Algorithmic Quantitative Trader

  • Nexo
  • Remote
  • Feb 24, 2022
Full time Quantitative Strategy

Job Description

About Nexo:

Nexo is the world’s leading regulated digital assets institution with $13 billion in assets under management. Our mission is to maximize the value and utility of cryptocurrencies through by signature products, created in Bulgaria.

Nexo was born with the promise of redesigning finance. Three years on, we give millions of people worldwide access to fast, cost-effective, and tax-efficient funding — we have processed $50+ billion for over 2,500,000+ users in more than 200 jurisdictions around the globe.

Our reputation in the blockchain world is built on signature products — our Instant Crypto Credit Lines™ and Earn Crypto Interest suite. And this is only the beginning.

Team and Culture:

We always stay ahead, solving complex problems for our constantly growing user base, and we have the customer reviews to show for.

Nexo has an impeccable reputation and is a trusted partner for leading trading firms, hedge funds, family offices, and OTC desks. Bridging the gap between traditional finance and the blockchain space, Nexo offers a comprehensive suite of services designed to satisfy even the most sophisticated needs.

Our team is regularly featured on Bloomberg, CNBC, Yahoo Finance, Financial Times and many others to comment on pressing blockchain issues and market dynamics.

Now with a bold team of over 300 enthusiasts Nexo forges the path to truly blockchain-based, deflationary, and limitless finance and the new order that will come with it.

Join us on a journey where nothing is impossible at one of the most forward-thinking blockchain-based companies. This innovative company is Nexo.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Identify and validate systematic misplacing across markets and instruments in the digital assets space and quantify related monetisation opportunities
  • Improve existing execution and settlement through process automation, strategy and supporting infrastructure optimisation.
  • Oversee and assist with the management of OTC trading flow from new and existing counter-parties.
  • Oversee company exposure levels across multiple assets, actively manage risk across multiple venues, entities and counter-parties.
  • Manage liquidity and order routing across multiple venues and proactively identify new business opportunities for Nexo Trading.

What We Look For:

  • Degree in finance, math, statistics, physics, computer science, or another analytical or engineering field from a strong academic program
  • Minimum of 2+ years of Market Making/Arbitrage/Low-Latency or other systematic trading experience from a leading financial institution, executing across spot, futures, options and swaps.
  • Experience with automated trading strategies, implementation, execution, and refinement in traditional finance or digital-assets sector.
  • Good understanding of micro-market structures and liquidity
  • Familiarity with programming languages such as Java, Python, Ruby, SQL, R, C++ or other scripting languages.

Desired (but not essential):

  • Familiarity with tracking, storing and transferring digital assets.
  • Passion for crypto-assets and knowledge of developments in the Crypto ecosystem with a clear understanding of the role they play in global markets.
  • Proven track record of conceptualising, developing and executing strategies based on data analysis and statistical/quantitative research.
  • Ability to leverage an extensive and deep understanding of financial instruments for the creation of elegant and creative solutions in an ever-changing and complex crypto industry.

Perks We Offer:

  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Annual bonuses
  • Learning Hub
  • Hybrid way of work and work from home
  • Inspiring atmosphere and innovative projects
  • Future career development in a global company leading the innovative blockchain space
  • Tailor-made personal benefits package — you want it, you get it
  • Daycare center for the youngest
  • Wellness program including additional health insurance, Multisport card, sports activities, standing desks & protective glasses and many more
  • Free assorted healthy snacks and fresh fruits in the office
  • Weekly gourmet breakfast meet-ups
  • Free parking with a designated space, free electric bikes & public transport
  • Epic regular team buildings and parties

And so many more