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Job Description

As we seek to become the most successful investment team in the world, we empower Traders to bring investment ideas to life. Our Traders identify opportunities in major financial markets around the world and take calculated risks. We succeed together in a team environment that facilitates close collaboration between Traders, Quantitative Researchers, and Technologists.
Your skills and talents:
·         Advanced training in Applied Math, Engineering, Statistical Modeling, Calculus, Computer Science, Physics or related disciplines required (bachelor’s, master’s, PhD Degree)
·         Ability to think about the world systematically and quantitatively, as well as the ability to deal with uncertainty in a rigorous and statistical approach
·         Interest in applying technology and/or quantitative skills to solve complex trading problems
·         Passion for the markets and a desire to seize investment opportunities
·         Experience with programming, scripting, and/or statistical software strongly preferred
Your opportunity:
We want you to shape your own career path by exploring and executing on big, innovative ideas that drive capital markets and, in turn, allow capital to get efficiently allocated to the innovations that improve society. Apply here and we’ll be in touch if a relevant opportunity becomes available in trading.

About Citadel

Citadel is a global investment firm built around world-class talent, sound risk management, and innovative leading-edge technology. For a quarter of a century, Citadel’s hedge funds have delivered meaningful and measurable results to top-tier investors around the world, including sovereign wealth funds, public institutions, corporate pensions, endowments and foundations.

With an unparalleled ability to identify and execute on great ideas, Citadel’s team of more than 675 investment professionals, operating from offices including Chicago, New York,  San Francisco, London, Hong Kong and Shanghai, deploy capital across all major asset classes, in all major financial markets.