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Algorithm Developer - 2024 Grads

Hudson River Trading
Algorithm Developer - 2024 Grads
New York, US
175,000 - 250,000
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Job Description

Please only apply to one job posting. In the application questions below, you will have the opportunity to indicate if you are interested in multiple offices and/or multiple roles. Please do not submit multiple applications for different positions/offices!

This role is directed at graduates seeking a 2024 start date. For 2025 start dates please take a look at our internships_._

Algorithm Developers are responsible for building and maintaining the models that drive our trading. A typical day involves applying rigorous statistical analysis to vast quantities of market and financial data to produce provably predictive trading models. You will run models live on our high-performance trading infrastructure and analyze their daily performance to maintain ongoing profitability. Working in close collaboration with fellow Algorithm Developers and Software Engineers, you will research, develop, and test novel order execution and model training methods to increase trading efficiency.


  • You are a full-time undergraduate, masters, or PhD student in a quantitative discipline (math, physics, computer science, statistics, or a related program) who is eligible for full-time roles in 2024
  • Experience programming in Python and/or C++
  • Experience with statistical analysis, numerical programming, or machine learning in Python, Pandas/Numpy, R, and/or MATLAB
  • A passion for applying quantitative models and technology toward solving real-world problems
  • Brilliant analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work creatively and independently on long-term technical problems


  • You are capable of working independently as well as part of a team
  • You can analyze and fix problems efficiently
  • You learn quickly and apply new skills effectively

Annual base salary range of $175,000 to $250,000. Pay (base and bonus) may vary depending on job-related skills and experience. A sign-on and discretionary performance bonus will be provided as part of the total compensation package, in addition to company-paid medical and/or other benefits.

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