Crypto Quant Trader

Posted 03 July 2024
Salary SGD200000 - SGD300000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Crypto & Blockchain
ContactJeffrey Chan

Job description

Highlight of the role:
  • Stable working environment
  • Generous Bonus Scheme
  • Permanent job opportunity

Job Description
  • Our esteemed client is actively seeking Quantitative Traders with a proven live trading track record who are eager to join a renowned fund and continue managing their own desk with associated profit and loss (P&L) responsibilities.
  • Successful candidates will possess exceptional coding skills to effectively implement their innovative ideas. They should also demonstrate a keen interest in mid to long-term frequency trading, quantitative trading, and exhibit a solid understanding of cryptocurrency trading.
  • Engage in comprehensive research and development while testing and refining trading strategies as an independent desk owner with P&L responsibilities.
  • Conduct thorough research, execute strategy implementations, and automate processes as applicable.


  • Demonstrated track record of profitability in the cryptocurrency trading domain.
  • MSc/PhD in a research-intensive STEM field (Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, etc.).
  • Graduated from a prestigious university.
  • Passionate about developing quantitative trading strategies and skilled in analyzing large datasets to draw meaningful conclusions.
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in electronic trading, particularly with mid to long-term strategies, focusing on cryptocurrency.
  • Proficiency in coding with a minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in Python, Golang, Matlab, or R (test required).
  • Essential experience in algorithmic trading, gained either through personal or professional endeavors.
  • Completed a minimum 3-month internship or held a full-time position at a proprietary trading firm or hedge fund as a Quantitative Researcher/Trader, actively contributing to alpha-related projects during the internship (school projects are not considered, nor is experience as a data analyst).

Desirable Skills:

  • Prior experience as a Quantitative Trader/Researcher.
  • Familiarity with Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, or Deep Learning.
  • Knowledge of the DeFi and Web 3.0 ecosystem.


  • For candidates located outside of Asia, the salary will be determined based on Asian standards rather than the candidate's local living cost.
  • Note: This job description provides a general overview of the responsibilities and requirements for the position. Additional duties may be assigned as needed.