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Quant Analyst/programmer Resume

Chicago, IL

SUMMARY:

Data analyst with 4+ years experience developing financial trading models and assessing fund performance. Academic background in mathematics with a focus in actuarial science, statistics and probabilities. Experience working in high pressure environments with nontraditional hours, both team - oriented and independent positions.

SKILL:

R, Python, VBA, SQL/MySQL

Advanced Microsoft Excel

Data modelling/data mining

Data visualization/reporting

Trade execution (discretionary and algorithmic)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Quant Analyst/Programmer

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Repair and reformatting of poorly constructed Excel model (equity trading)
  • FX and futures model creation and optimization
  • Cryptocurrency trade analysis and accounting

Quant Programmer

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Created, validated and optimized FX trading models
  • Programmed automation of trading strategy and managed its implementation
  • Monitored automated system running 24 hours/day on a VPN
  • Worked with principal investor to further develop existing strategy

Manager of Summer Internship Program (Intern)

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Managed a 6-person team in 5 departments operating enhanced algorithmic FX trading fund
  • Ran morning discretionary trading sessions
  • Taught risk management and algo skills to intern group; maintained models during initial intern training period
  • Managed procedural documentation and compliance; oversaw presentation of results to board of directors

Intern

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Project leader on coded automation of a trading model and accompanying documentation
  • Contributed to development and presentation of intensive 4-day Excel/algo training program
  • Developed 5-minute FX model; assisted with development of crude oil futures model
  • Trader on 4-hour EUR/USD model

Algorithmic Modeling Intern

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Developed, validated and optimized algos trading S&P e-minis, gold and crude oil
  • Produced presentations to explain dynamics of model and P/L to investors

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