Trader with Machine Learning experience

  • Zug, Switzerland

Trader with Machine Learning experience

Job description

Tensor Technologies is looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Trader with 3+ years of commercial experience in leveraging large datasets and Machine Learning techniques for high-frequency-trading (HFT) strategy design. We are a young and successful proprietary high frequency trading firm in the heart of Switzerland. We build next-generation algorithmic frequency trading strategies and systems using applied machine learning techniques and cutting-edge technology. Leveraging our fully automated setup, we trade different financial assets on various electronic exchanges around the world.


Your main responsibilities:

  • Design and prototype algorithmic high frequency trading strategies to trade in electronic financial markets, leveraging the latest technologies to efficiently scale across many markets globally
  • Research and prototype state-of-the-art Machine Learning models
  • Work with large data sets, including unconventional data sources, to predict and test statistical market patterns
  • Monitor the performance of the trading strategies and improve it further

Job requirements

  • 3+ years of experience in researching, prototyping and running profitable algorithmic high frequency trading strategies using Machine Learning, preferably on Futures
  • PhD or a Master’s degree with relevant experience in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or a related field
  • Excellent mathematical abilities
  • Excellent programming skills in Python
  • Excellent knowledge of Machine Learning models and techniques
  • Programming skills in Scala and Spark is a big plus

What we offer:

  • We apply the newest technologies and trading strategies in order to gain advantage over our competitors.
  • We rely on quick feedback loops and we release early and often to profit from incremental benefits as they are developed.
  • You will be able to challenge your coding and trading skills and grow constantly while collaborating with like-minded experts in a dynamic environment that encourages continuous learning.
  • Attractive office locations in the center of Switzerland in Zug and Zurich.
  • An inspiring team that has achieved considerable success in a short amount of time with a fast growing trading business. 
  • A compensation and bonus scheme that’s unprecedented in the industry.

We look forward to getting to know you!