Kershner Trading Group is a proprietary trading business for professional traders.
Our goal is to be known as the best place in the world where short-term traders make the most money and grow their career. We will be the best at identifying and capitalizing on short-term market opportunities.
Our synergy between traders and technologists empowers us to rapidly convert innovative ideas into reality. We choose to develop our own technology to control and capitalize on every step of the trading process.
Quantitative Analyst : Chicago, IL
10/12/2016 4:52:06 AM
Ideal candidates will have a BS, MS or PhD in an Engineering or Science discipline from a top school with academic coursework in Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Digital Signal Processing, Applied Math, Portfolio Optimization, Linear Programming, Time Series Prediction, Factor Analysis, Fundamental Equity Valuation, Data Analytics and/or Genetic Algorithms. Candidate should also have a proficiency in one of the following programming languages: Python (preferred) and/or C++, C#, Java or R. In addition to contributing to his/her trading team, candidates will participate in Cloudquant's Quantitative Analyst Training Program in which he/she will receive hands-on training in our Cloudquant quantitative trading ecosystem. During the training program he/she will learn our proprietary process-driven research approach from experienced Quantitative Strategists and Portfolio Managers and will be given the opportunity to create his/her own quantitative strategy within the Cloudquant high-performance computing ecosystem, which utilizes Python for alpha prediction and trading strategy implementation.