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Junior Quant Trader

Old Mission Capital
Junior Quant Trader
Chicago, US
165,000 - 262,000
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Job Description

Old Mission is a global proprietary trading firm that leverages state-of-the-art technology and research to identify and execute profitable trading strategies across multiple asset classes around the world. Our offices in Chicago, New York, London, and Singapore are all composed of naturally-curious individuals who thrive in a team environment and constantly strive for improvement.

Old Mission does not seek capital from outside investors, allowing us the flexibility to aggressively invest in our team members and keep them engaged in the firm’s growth.

About The Position 

Our traders work in teams to seek out and profitably trade mispriced securities. The junior traders job responsibilities will include disciplined decision making, risk management, derivative pricing, and researching new opportunities. If you are looking to be a value added member to our team and have an immediate contribution in building out our business feel free to apply today! 

Required Skills: 

  • An undergraduate or an advanced degree in a quantitative field such as computer science, engineering, or one of the hard sciences.
  • Proficiency with at least one of the following languages: Python, C++, VBA, Java, R, Matlab.
  • The ability to work and solve problems as part of a team, often in a high-pressure environment.
  • Proven trustworthiness and performance under the highest ethical standards;
  • A strong desire for knowledge and to understand how things work.
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills.
  • A strong work ethic and ability to adapt quickly in a fast-paced environment


  • Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fast-paced office environment
  • Competitive Salary
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Top tier Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance paid for by the firm
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Full stocked kitchen, free breakfast and lunch everyday on-site
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible Spending Plan
  • Commuter Benefit Program
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