As a member of the desk your responsibilities may include some or all of (but not be limited to) the following:
- Use trading metrics and data analysis methods in the decision-making process to improve existing strategies.
- Conduct preliminary research into new strategy ideas.
- Collaborate with quant research team to provide real-time feedback on model optimization.
- Assist with project work relating to expansion into new markets or onboarding of new direct clients.
- Supervise trading strategies and provide first level support to ensure smooth running of the business.
- Team up with developers to improve automated tools for monitoring trading and alerting of internal and external anomalies.
- Risk management of the global portfolio across multiple asset classes throughout the day.
- Liaise with brokers/exchanges, trading operations and back office on trade/position reconciliation issues, risk limits and margin requirements.
- Partner with direct counterparties of XTX to examine and optimize trading parameters to provide the best possible liquidity on an individualized basis.