We love challenges. So we built Dexterity Capital, a quantitative trading firm focused on solving the hardest problems in finance. By combining brilliant people, world-class technology, and rich proprietary datasets we've built an algorithmic execution engine that trades billions of dollars every day.

About Dexterity Capital

  • We value growth, autonomy, and getting things done
  • We maintain a startup environment -- everyone has lots of responsibility and makes a significant impact
  • We currently are a team of 15 people and are planning to double over the next year
  • We offer highly competitive compensation, equity options, and comprehensive benefits

We're looking for exceptional junior and senior quantitative traders to join our team. You will work with Portfolio Managers to operate and improve our trading strategies as well as research new strategies. You'll also work closely with our engineers to implement core features and build new tools.

At Dexterity Capital, we prioritize helping our employees learn new skills and grow quickly. This position would be a great fit for someone who aspires to be a trader in the cryptocurrency space.

What you'll be doing

  • Implementing new features in trading algorithms
  • Backtesting and tuning strategy configurations
  • Allocating trading capital and ensuring it remains efficiently deployed
  • Creating tools to enhance reporting and analyze data
  • Working with developers to design and prioritize features
  • Making sure our trading engine runs smoothly

About you

  • Experience with an OOP language such as Java or C++
  • Experience with data analysis in Python
  • Familiarity with a Linux terminal and bash scripting
  • Basic financial modeling skills
  • Strong aptitude for math and problem solving
  • Excellent communication
  • Thrives in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Eager to grow and take on more responsibility
  • Live in Seattle, or willing to relocate

Great to have

  • Experience at a startup or a company in a growth phase
  • Deep understanding of Apache Spark
  • Experience working with huge data sets
  • Experience working in a low latency environment
  • Experience with AWS

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