Junior Trader

GSR is looking for a Junior Trader to join our trading team on a full-time basis. GSR is a leading market-making and programmatic trading company in the exciting and fast-evolving world of cryptocurrency trading. You will work with our global trading team to help ensure comprehensive market coverage and best execution for our clients globally.

As part of the team, your responsibilities will be:

  • Executing trades across the spectrum of cryptocurrencies, including quoting prices, hedging, and managing risk
  • Running risk reports and tracking P&L across all cryptocurrency positions
  • Ensuring correct booking of all trades and providing day-to-day trading support
  • Managing accounts across multiple cryptocurrency exchanges
  • Staying up-to-date on market developments in cryptocurrencies and other related financial
    markets
  • Working closely with our quantitative trading and development teams to continually improve our
    trading and risk analysis tools

Your profile:

  • Experience in cryptocurrency trading and/or research
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a front-office junior trader role at a bank or proprietary trading firm
  • Comfortable quoting trading parameters, trading ideas and market observations with management
  • Strong academic background within a related field (e.g. Finance, Financial Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science)
  • Experience with Python, R, Linux and Java is desirable but not required
  • Self-starter with ability to work autonomously and/or remotely

About us:

GSR is a fast-growing programmatic trading company in the exciting world of cryptocurrencies. Founded in 2013, we are one of the first established players in a nascent space, and have developed a leading market position serving key exchanges and clients globally. GSR is an
international company with staff located in the UK, Switzerland, Spain, and Japan.

Send your CV along with a brief description of your interest to hr@gsr.io