This role reports to the Global Head of Algo Trading who is based in New York. The team is comprised of close to 20 people, of which seven are in the US. As the team has gotten bigger, the Global Head is required to travel more and more, taking him away from the desk. This role was created so that the Global Head can travel as need be, and he has someone that can manage the day-to-day running of the team.
Right now, the group is running several High Frequency Strategies, mainly all Equities, eventually they will be running multi asset strategies by the end of the year. All their business is flow business specializing in sell-side, smart order routing.
For this role, they need someone that can manage the team, as well as be hands on in the day-to-day operations. Ideally this role person will be 1/3 Quant, 50 % Algo, 20% Technologist.
For this role, you must have:
-High Frequency Experience
-Strong Smart Order Routing, TWAP and VWAP knowledge
-The ability to run a team of Quants, Technologist, and Support Staff
-At least a Masters from a top school