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Graduate Trading Assistant

Graduate Trading Assistant

Algo Trading and Market Making

City, London



A trading firm are offering the opportunity for a first-class graduate to join their front office trading team.



  • First-class Quantitative degree from a top tier university
  • A* at A level in maths or further maths
  • A good level of coding skills in Python, Java or C++
  • A genuine, demonstrable interest in Financial Markets



  • To maintain and improve trading models, algorithms, and systems
  • Assist with the execution, risk and daily running of trading portfolios
  • Research new market opportunities
  • Perform ad-hoc analysis and assist with problem solving of trading issues as they arise
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with our developers and engineers to understand and improve technical infrastructure.


What’s on offer:

  • The opportunity to gain front office experience in financial markets covering fixed income and equity derivatives
  • Opportunities to be an active member of the team from day one
  • The support to develop and succeed
  • A positive, social, working environment.


Please contact Ian Bailey at Harrington Starr for full details