Quant Trading Intern - Summer 2022

Internships Chicago, Illinois


Description

Geneva Trading is looking for ambitious, entrepreneurial students to join our Quant Trading Internship Program next summer. Our internship program is a fast-paced, dynamic 12-week program that gives you hands-on experience in the trading industry. Our interns are expected to design solutions to complex problems and work on projects that directly impact the firm. The summer internship program is a proven path to full-time opportunities at Geneva Trading after graduation.

Our interview process consists of a phone screen, online technical assessment, and final round interview with the team.

  • Model, analyze, and optimize existing and new trading opportunities
  • Develop and enhance tools to understand key drivers and indicators of profitability and risk
  • Answer questions for traders by quantifying the quantifiable and using inferences when data isn’t perfect 

Qualifications 
  • Master’s degree in Financial Engineering, Financial Mathematics, Computational Finance, or another STEM-related field of study
  • Understanding of statistical methods and experience employing optimization libraries and statistical packages (e.g., R or MATLAB)
  • Strong programming experience in Python
  • Prior experience with relational databases preferred
  • Exposure to forecasting and data mining techniques, such as linear and non-linear regression analysis, neural networks, or support vector machines
  • Knowledge of market microstructure, algorithmic trading, or financial statistics is highly preferred