NIGHT DESK JUNIOR TRADER

Job Description

Grasshopper is a leading Proprietary Trading Group and a major liquidity provider for global exchanges. We are seeking an ambitious but a team-oriented individual to join us as a Night Desk Junior Trader. 

All Junior Traders will undergo a few months of training period during office hours but will be assigned to permanent night shift upon confirmation.

Responsibilities

  • Ability to work in a high-pressure, collaborative team environment
  • Thrive in a flat, meritocratic corporate culture
  • Execute trading algorithmic and discretionary strategies
  • Exercise discipline and ensure consistency in identifying and navigating trading risks and opportunities
  • Quick and decisive thinking and the ability to perform and thrive in a dynamic and stressful environment

 

Qualifications

  • A degree (in any discipline)
  • Ability to commit and work night shift
  • Prior trading experience is ideal but not a pre-requisite
  • A thirst for learning and mastering how to excel in financial markets is a must
  • A strong passion for competitive activities e.g. trading, games, sports etc.
  • Ability to communicate concisely and effectively
  • A personality void of ego and is able to self-manage and grow without excessive structure
  • Knowledge of any programming language will be an advantage
  • Integrity as a core value

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.

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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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