Quantitative Researcher

| Chicago, IL, USA
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Founded in 1999, Geneva Trading is a premier global principal trading firm with strategically located offices in Chicago, Dublin, and London. Our relentless focus on trading excellence combined with technological innovation has equipped us with a best-in-class proprietary trading platform, enabling us to compete at the highest levels in the global markets. Rooted in a culture of integrity, collaboration, and an unwavering passion for progress, we foster an environment of personal and professional excellence. Our nimble organizational structure and entrepreneurial spirit attract top-tier talent with a passion for innovation, laying the foundation and driving our consistent success in the industry.

Join our dynamic team at Geneva Trading as a Quantitative Researcher, where you'll be at the forefront of shaping our trading strategies and driving our continued success. As a pivotal member of our team, you'll engage in every facet of strategy implementation, from initial ideation to seamless integration into our operational framework.


- Innovating feature engineering processes to build a maintainable and scalable feature store

- Spearheading model training and selection endeavors. 

- Seamlessly integrating models with our cutting-edge proprietary software. 

- Fostering collaborative partnerships with our accomplished trading team to translate trader insights into actionable features. 

- Continuously monitoring model performance and fine-tuning as necessary. 


- Demonstrated proficiency with 3 or more years of hands-on experience implementing machine learning solutions in a real-world trading environment. 

- Educational background holding a Bachelor's, Master's, or Ph.D. degree in a technical discipline such as Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, or related fields. 

- Expertise in at least one programming language of choice.

- This role is open in our Chicago, Dublin, and London offices




We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • People Operations
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • LinuxLanguages
    • kdbLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • kdbDatabases
    • AWS (Amazon Web Services)Services
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • Microsoft ProjectManagement
    • Microsoft TeamsCollaboration
    • AsanaProject Management


We're centrally located in Chicago's Financial District & walking distance from the exchanges. We call Dublin, Ireland our second home.

What are Geneva Trading Perks + Benefits

Open door policy
OKR operational model
Team based strategic planning
Quarterly engagement surveys
Hybrid work model
Employee awards
Flexible work schedule
Health Insurance + Wellness
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Pet insurance
Wellness programs
Team workouts
Mental health benefits
Financial & Retirement
Geneva Trading offers employees a 401(k) and/or Roth(k) plan.
401(K) matching
Performance bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave
Generous parental leave
Family medical leave
Vacation + Time Off
Generous PTO
Paid volunteer time
Paid holidays
Paid sick days
Bereavement leave benefits
Office Perks
Commuter benefits
Company-sponsored outings
Free snacks and drinks
Some meals provided
Company-sponsored happy hours
Recreational clubs
Relocation assistance
Onsite gym
Professional Development
Job training & conferences
Tuition reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Continuing education stipend
Online course subscriptions available
Paid industry certifications

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