Junior Trader

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Ingensoma Arbitrage Pte Ltd
  • 11 Sep 18 2018-09-11

Invite applicant who has genuine desire to work in financial markets coupled with a strong work ethics and desire to learn. You will be involved in derivatives pricing, position management & arbitrage strategies. To be successful you would require good knowledge of financial products, market micro structure and excellent mathematical & statistical abilities.

The goal of Junior Trader hiring is to invigorate the expansion of the organization by recruiting talented and skilled staff with a vision to grow with the company. They will be taught about derivatives pricing and markets, position management and arbitrage strategies. They are also extensively trained in relevant trading software and information systems which will equip them to take high level of responsibility quickly and join a team of our electronic trading floor.

A junior trader candidate at Ingensoma Arbitrage Limited ideally meets the following profile:

 University degree, preferably in financial engineering, mathematics, actuarial science, computer science, engineering, statistics/economics or related field.
 Must be passionate and has genuine desire to work in financial markets coupled with a strong work ethics and desire to learn.
 Work/Internship experience in financial trading space will be advantageous.
 Some Exposure to at least one of these languages: R, C/C++, C#, Java, VBA, Python
 Innovative mind with a desire to create and improve cutting edge trading strategies and program.
 Working knowledge of game theory, forecasting and data mining techniques.
 Comfort working within a collaborative, team-oriented environment
 Have excellent mental arithmetic abilities.
 Competitive personality, interest in games of chance, inquisitive, proactive.
 Adequate English level

What We Offer:
 Train and work directly with experienced traders to gain knowledge and exposure to derivative products, software and markets.
 Open and resourceful working environment where your ideas and contributions will be valued & recognized.
 We offer a good monthly salary, plus an annual performance-based bonus. We reserve a fixed part of our business results for our bonus pool. The difference you make for Ingensoma Arbitrage Limited will be rewarded by a share in our profits.

Process of Interview:
 Shortlisted candidate will be asked to take an online test to test arithmetic ability.
 Depending on online test result there will be 4-5 rounds of interview (to gauge your genuine interest in trading, knowledge on derivatives & options, personality).
 Candidates from other locations will attend the interview through Skype and invitation will be made to visit our Singapore office for final discussion.

How to Apply
 Please send your resume along with cover letter in English.
 Must highlight if you have previous internship or work experience in financial trading space.
 Regret but due to high volume application, only shortlisted candidate will be notified about their entry into hiring process.

About Us
Ingensoma is a high frequency proprietary trading firm. We are a major player in the derivatives market with trading operations on the Korean, Japan and Australian market. We currently trade in index options, stock options, futures, equities, warrants. We also employ trading in cash products. This is in a global framework and scale and runs on a 24 hours basis. We have a flat management structure that encourages all employees to interact and contribute. We utilize state-of-the-art proprietary software and advanced valuation models that allows it to be one of the most competitive market-makers in the major derivatives markets in Asia. With a focus on discipline and risk management, Ingensoma is able to profit from all types of market conditions. Our strategies exploit inefficiencies in the market and utilize a multitude of high frequency trading techniques that have low risk and provide high return.