Quantitative Researcher, hermeneutic investments

Location: Taiwan, Singapore, Hong Kong, or other APAC-based locationsCompany Overview:

hermeneutic investments is a best-in-class proprietary trading firm specialized in cryptocurrency market opportunities
It manages a capital base in the hundred million to one billion dollar range, deploying event-driven long/short discretionary strategies as well as high frequency trading systems
The partners' decade-long history of success in cryptocurrency trading and business building and a firm-wide cultural emphasis on informational advantage, quality over quantity, open debate, relentless iteration, teamwork, and crypto nativity are key to the firm's continued expansion in a challenging market environment that has hamstrung competitors
A hard-wired emphasis on risk management and opportunistic market participation ensure that hermeneutic investments will continue its growth trajectory in the coming decade
Job Overview: 

As an exceptional Quantitative Researcher with a demonstrable track record and strong market reputation, you will design, build, and lead all aspects of a high-frequency crypto quantitative trading business which will compete with the industry’s top echelon of trading firms
 You will have extensive support and resources at your disposal to set the foundations for a successful trading business/desk in motion
hermeneutic’s diversified business gives it a unique edge to succeed in an oversaturated quant HFT space whilst the firm has built a robust technology platform and commits to making it world-class over the long-term
 This role is multi-faceted and incorporates all aspects from research to effective implementation and monetization of trading strategies
If you are a highly motivated individual who is passionate about sophisticated quantitative trading strategies/systems and looking for an exciting opportunity to grow your career, we encourage you to apply for this position

Key Deliverables:

    • Develop, maintain, and continually enhance a regression model for crypto high frequency trading
    • Collaborate with the engineers and researchers to design, backtest, optimize, and implement trading algorithms
    • Develop and implement a trading strategy set across multiple centralized crypto exchanges where applicable

Experience and Qualifications:

    • Undergraduate or above degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or similar field
    • Proven track record in deploying and scaling production crypto high frequency trading strategies
    • Experience as a core contributor in signal research or leader of a trading team at a top-tier HFT
    • At least 4 years of strategy development experience on HFT for traditional or cryptocurrency markets, with preferred technical ability and proficiency in Python and/or C++
    • Excellent English communication and collaboration skills


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