Our Automated Trading Team is a multidisciplinary group involving backgrounds in quantitative finance, data analytics, machine learning, and software development. Primarily focused on automated market making, this team ensures Coinsquare customers see competitive prices and good order depth 24/7 in the limit order books on our platform. This position will be reporting to the Director of Automated Trading Strategies.
· Design and implement automated trading bots and related infrastructure
· Provide financial automation support to other teams outside the automated trading strategies group
· Development of monitoring dashboards (using Python Dash)
· Ability to communicate effectively with non-technical individuals to determine business requirements
· Design and implement systems based on those requirements
Experience & Educational Requirements
· 5+ years experience in derivatives pricing, risk management, and/or automated trading
· 5+ years of full-time Python development in a Linux environment
· Postgraduate degree in mathematical finance, financial engineering, or another quantitative field (comp. sci., statistics, physics, etc)
· Candidates with an undergraduate degree who can demonstrate competence in numerical methods are also encouraged to apply
· Expert-level knowledge of Python data-wrangling and visualization tools (especially Pandas)
· Familiarity writing Python applications which talk to other systems using RESTful APIs
· Performance profiling and optimization
Other Nice To Have (But Not Required) Skills
· FIX protocol
· One of the major Python web frameworks (Django, Flask)
· Knowledge of front-end web technologies (HTML, CSS, JS)
Coinsquare is Canada’s leading and most secure digital asset trading platform for trading Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and other digital currencies.
We built the most secure trading platform, and since our founding in 2014 we’ve never lost a coin. We’re FINTRAC regulated as a money services business, meaning we keep all our clients' money in Canada and use bank-level security measures on our platform.
We’ve raised over $60M to date, growing from one employee in February 2017 to over 100 employees by January of 2019. We’ve been featured in major media outlets across Canada and are always dedicated to bringing digital asset investing to the mainstream through our various operations like digital currency mining, funds, capital markets, and other offerings coming down the pipeline as we grow.
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