Computer Science Intern (C++) – Trading

Job Description

Have you wondered what it’s like being part of the most competitive industry in the world? Do you aspire to be part of a brilliant diverse team of traders, technologists, and quants?


You will be working closely with a senior team member to design, build and deploy a backend system used by the team for both numerical calculation and data delivery purposes. Good understanding of mathematics and numerical programming is essential. Focus will be placed on foreign exchange and futures products.

Skills and Knowledge Required


- Computer Science / Engineering, Engineering or Mathematics major

- Excellent analytical and mathematical skills

- Ability to work in teams

- Experience programming in C/C++ and Java

- Strong understanding of data structures, algorithms and object-oriented programming

- Familiar with Multi-threading, Linux and network programming

- min. 6 months full time internship (on-site)

- Only Singaporean need apply

- May be required to work on holiday/weekend

Interested candidates, please send your CV, cover letter and university/JC transcripts.

Kindly indicate "CS(CPP) Trading" in subject.

The kind of people who thrive in Grasshopper

About Grasshopper

Grasshopper is an Asian proprietary trading firm and liquidity provider competing on the global stage. Our cutting edge in-house technology puts us at the forefront of developments in electronic trading. An unbroken record of consistency and profitability is underpinned by firm values of curiosity, empowerment and flexibility that guide our future success.

At Grasshopper, you will be working in a diverse and dynamic environment with a flat hierarchy. With 65 employees and 15 nationalities working in an open office, communication is essential to performance. To keep our edge as the “small giant” of proprietary trading, we give employees a high level of autonomy and encourage them to get creative, take risks, make mistakes and learn from them.

We Value You

We respect and listen to all our employees. You will get the chance to make an impact by having your voice heard by everyone, including the management.

We are in the business of developing people. We focus on substance and delivery - as long as you perform and communicate, you will be recognized and rewarded. We are dedicated to supporting our staff and ensuring they develop professionally and holistically to maximize their potential.

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