Quant Trader – Alpha Generation Expert (Singapore based)

Are you a seasoned quant trader with a proven track record of generating alpha? Our Client are seeking an exceptional individual to join a leading trading house as a Quant Trader. If you thrive in a high-pressure, fast-paced trading environment and have a passion for delivering exceptional returns, then this job is for you!


  • Develop and execute quantitative trading strategies to generate alpha across a range of asset classes, including equities, fixed income, currencies, and derivatives.
  • Utilise advanced mathematical models, machine learning algorithms, and statistical analysis techniques to identify profitable trading opportunities.
  • Collaborate with a team of talented traders and researchers to optimise trading strategies and exploit market inefficiencies.
  • Conduct thorough research and analysis of market trends, economic indicators, and financial data to gain a deep understanding of market dynamics.
  • Implement risk management protocols to ensure the protection of capital and compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Monitor and analyse portfolio performance, identify areas for improvement, and make adjustments to trading strategies as needed.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and global market events to seise new opportunities and adapt trading strategies accordingly.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Finance, Mathematics, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a quant trader, consistently generating alpha in highly competitive markets.
  • Expertise in programming languages such as Python, R, or C++, and familiarity with quantitative analysis tools and libraries.
  • Strong understanding of statistical models, time series analysis, and machine learning techniques.
  • Deep knowledge of financial markets, trading instruments, and market microstructure.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-pressure trading environment.
  • Exceptional analytical thinking and decision-making abilities.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to effectively work with cross-functional teams.

Why join:

  • Join a team of elite traders and researchers in a leading financial institution, renowned for its focus on alpha generation.
  • Access to cutting-edge technology, advanced data analysis tools, and comprehensive market research resources.
  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic and collaborative work environment that fosters innovation and growth.
  • Competitive compensation package, including performance-based bonuses and comprehensive benefits.
  • Continuous learning and development opportunities to stay at the forefront of quantitative trading strategies.

Job Details

  • Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent


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