DRW Venture Capital
 
Junior Trader

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Our Trading Team is looking for a dedicated Junior Trader to take on a contract that is anticipated to be 4 months in duration. 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 role has the opportunity to be converted to a full-time position at the end of the contract.   

 

What you’ll be working on: 

 

  • Monitoring fundamental, geopolitical, and macroeconomic news and its impact across financial markets 

  • Developing and executing trade strategies 

  • Researching and analyzing trends across major financial markets and cultivate a thorough understanding of current world events 

 

You’ll feel right at home if you… 

 

  • Have a strong interest in learning about global markets and world economies 

  • Flexibility with varying work schedules depending on world events – successful candidates must be comfortable working off hours to accommodate global markets 

  • Are able to work well as part of a team in a fast-paced environment and have the ability to work under pressure 

  • Have excellent written and communication skills in English 

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 30 years, so has DRW – maximizing opportunities to include real estate, cryptoassets and venture capital. With nearly 1,400 employees across offices globally, including locations in Montreal and Vancouver, 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.