Where Exceptional Careers Begin

Starting on the
Right Path

The most important decision of your career is choosing where it starts. As you consider your own future, here’s some advice from our CEO and Founder, Ken Griffin.

Advice on Starting Your Career


For Students

Wherever you are on your academic journey, we offer incredible opportunities to learn a role and start a rewarding career.


Work alongside engaged mentors and some of the brightest minds in our industry. Help us solve the most significant challenges in finance.

Full-Time Roles

Learn on the job through an apprenticeship approach. Receive training and build skills that will prepare you for success now and in the future.

Events & Challenges

We hold regular events to help you learn more about the firm, both on- and off-campus. We also host and support challenges that let you show us your skills.

Introducing the
GQS PhD Fellowship

Created by our Global Quantitative Strategies team, the GQS PhD Fellowship awards a grant of up to $100,000 for PhD candidates in mathematics, engineering, technology and science.

Learn More About the Fellowship

An Internship Unlike
Any Other

Interns are integral to our small, close-knit teams. From the beginning, we equip you to make critical contributions to what we do and how we do it.

An internship here will stretch you and accelerate your growth, offering immediate opportunities to make an impact.

Learn More About Internships

Participate in
Events and Challenges

Get to know our firm better through engaging student events and intense skills challenges.

The Discover
Citadel Program

An invitation-only, two-day event in New York, London, Hong Kong or Singapore for a select group of first- and second-year undergraduates.

Explore the Program


Expand your skills. Collaborate and compete with other mathematical minds. We host and support regular challenges that put your talents to the test.

Skills Challenge


Are you passionate about applying math and computer science to tackle the most critical challenges in global markets? If so, compete in the 2022 Datathon to showcase your skills and earn a chance to interview with us.

Skill Challenge


Do you have what it takes to win a tower defense-style algorithm coding competition against the world’s top engineering students? Winners earn access to exclusive job opportunities and more.

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