Armed with fundamental research and fueled by endless curiosity, investment professionals apply their skills across a range of asset classes and global markets.

Your Role

Find an insight. Research every angle. Make your case. Craft a strategy. Refine your approach. Take smart risks and pursue market-leading returns.

A Role
With Upside

We’re systematic about developing top talent. We match high performance with growing opportunity and seek to promote from within. Supported by experienced investment professionals, you can quickly learn and add measurable value.

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Our highly selective internship and graduate program enables early-career talent to learn from world-class investment professionals across our equities strategies, putting them on track for full-time opportunities at the firm.

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Key Information
for Applicants

Investment professionals from our team answer some of our candidates’ frequently asked questions.

How would you describe Citadel’s culture?

What skills and traits will make me a more qualified candidate for a role in investing or trading at Citadel?

What should I study in school that will give me relevant skills for a career in investing?

What is the experience like for an intern or new grad in investing at Citadel?

Why did you choose Citadel?

What Defines
Strong Candidates

  • BS/MS in mathematics, statistics, physics, computer science, economics or another quantitative field preferred
  • Strong organization skills to help create and maintain investment team infrastructure
  • Desire and ability to learn and apply efficient financial modeling techniques
  • Ability to leverage incomplete and imperfect information into a well-formulated thesis
  • Skill in utilizing third-party data sets to support or refute pillars of an argument
  • Interest in learning and applying new technology applications
  • Excellent communication and planning skills

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