Trader - Global Opportunities
DRW is a technology-driven, diversified principal trading firm. We trade our own capital at our own risk, across a broad range of asset classes, instruments and strategies, in financial markets around the world. As the markets have evolved over the past 25 years, so has DRW – maximizing opportunities to include real estate, cryptoassets and venture capital. With over 900 employees at our Chicago headquarters and offices around the world, we work together to solve complex problems, challenge consensus and deliver meaningful results. It’s a place of high expectations, deep curiosity and thoughtful collaboration.
The Global Opportunities team at DRW focuses on combining quantitative signals and discretionary themes to trade liquid instruments globally over a holding period of a few days. We are looking to hire experienced product experts who understand how to best express and trade the views developed from analysis of data, market flow dynamics, and market microstructure.
What you will need…
- 5+ years of profitable trading experience in a proprietary trading or market making environment.
- Proven track record generating signals and trades in outright and relative value strategies with a short to medium term time horizon.
- Strong risk management skills and a willingness to manage a portfolio independently within a given set of risk parameters.
- Open to sharing ideas and collaborating within a larger group.
- Experience with multiple products and/or trading styles is a plus.