Summer Intern (Software Engineer)

Job Description

We seek a software developer to join our connectivity team. You will be writing connectivity to exchanges for market data and execution services. You must have a good foundation in software design, understand distributed systems, and be able to operate independently.

We are looking for interns who will be able to commit at least 3 months to this role. Working hours can be discussed and there is also the flexibility to extend the internship period or possibility to convert to a permanent position.


The role involves a high degree of coordination and communication with the trading team. You will be put in-charge of the development, testing, and deployment of the system.

Skills and Knowledge Required

Proficiency is any programming language is a must - python and/or C++ is preferred. Understanding of financial markets is not necessary, but will help you along the way.

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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