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Credit Trader, Systematic Strategies

Voleon Group
Credit Trader, Systematic Strategies
London, GB
200,000 - 300,000
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Job Description

Voleon is a technology company that applies state-of-the-art machine learning techniques to real-world problems in finance. For more than a decade, we have led our industry and worked at the frontier of applying machine learning to investment management. We have become a multi-billion-dollar asset manager, and we have ambitious goals for the future. 

Your colleagues will include internationally recognized experts in machine learning research as well as highly experienced finance and technology professionals. You will be working with strategies that are at the forefront of machine learning and statistical trading. The strategies have been carefully designed to generate non-correlated returns. Our firm and its strategies are the product of many years of meticulous research and craftsmanship, and you will lead the way in stewarding them for the future.

In addition to our enriching and collegial working environment, we offer highly competitive compensation and benefits packages, unparalleled access to our experts and founders, and more.

As a Credit Trader, Systematic Strategies, you will sit at the crossroads of finance and applied science, collaborating with research and with other production staff to improve execution and implement trading strategies. The trader’s daily responsibilities include supervising corporate bond execution for the strategy, trading counterparty relationship development, and system-design work in collaboration with the technical staff. This role is a means to make a difference: you will be on the frontier of applying systematic trading to credit markets.


  • Oversee corporate bond executions from an automated trading system
  • Quantitatively research and improve the quality of execution
  • Contribute to the codebase underlying automated trading operations
  • Provide insight and expertise to the research and development staff


  • 1+ years of experience in fixed income trading or trade support
  • A high level of quantitative and technical skills
  • Demonstrable clarity of thought (not optional)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree in a technical discipline
  • Experience working in partnership with quantitative researchers and/or other technical staff
  • Established counterparty trading relationships
  • Deep understanding of credit execution venues and market microstructure

“Friends of Voleon” Candidate Referral Program

If you have a great candidate in mind for this role and would like to have the potential to earn $7,500 if your referred candidate is successfully hired and employed by The Voleon Group, please use this form to submit your referral. For more details regarding eligibility, terms and conditions please make sure to review the Voleon Referral Bonus Program.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Voleon Group is an Equal Opportunity employer. Applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, sex, gender, marital status, sexual orientation and identity, genetic information, veteran status, citizenship, or any other factors prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Vaccination Requirement

The Voleon Group has implemented a policy requiring all employees who will be entering our worksite, including new hires, to be fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine. This policy also applies to remote employees, as such employees will be asked to visit our offices from time to time. To the extent permitted by applicable law, proof of vaccination will be required as a condition of employment. This policy is part of Voleon’s ongoing efforts to ensure the safety and well-being of our employees and community, and to support public health efforts.

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