Our Trading Team is looking for dedicated Discretionary Junior Traders to take on a full-time internship this summer. We’re looking for candidates from any discipline—we pride ourselves on having diverse backgrounds on our team, ranging from traditional business and finance to philosophy and history—that can think quickly, have a good grasp on current events and passion for geopolitics. This is an entry-level role, as we use the internship period to teach our new hires about trading, our strategy, and how we follow the markets. A background in trading is not required. Flexibility in schedule will be imperative as schedules are subject to change based on various business needs in order to cover global market hours. You will be responsible for the development and implementation of trade-able qualitative strategies. You will be integral in the interaction between various research and trading teams, and you will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies. This internship opportunity may lead to a full-time position upon graduation.
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What to expect during the internship?
DRW is a technology-driven, diversified principal trading firm. We trade our own capital at our own risk, across a broad range of asset classes, instruments and strategies, in financial markets around the world. As the markets have evolved over the past 25 years, so has DRW – maximizing opportunities to include real estate, cryptoassets and venture capital. With over 1,000 employees at our Chicago headquarters and offices around the world, we work together to solve complex problems, challenge consensus and deliver meaningful results. It’s a place of high expectations, deep curiosity and thoughtful collaboration.