Are you someone who is passionate about challenging the status quo? Do you enjoy the process of problem solving, a process where you recognize areas of improvement and iterate and innovate to improve? Does your curiosity and desire to learn drive you?
If so, then join IMC as a Trading Intern! Why? Because here your decisions have direct impact on the company’s trading profits and IMC is a place where creativity, teamwork and innovation are recognized and rewarded. Traders actively build and enhance the quality of our electronic trading strategies, requiring superior analytical, mathematical, and computing skills.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
As a Trader Intern, you will be working on real projects and trading applications or strategies that IMC traders use on a daily basis. Our program is structured so that you will learn about the trading industry and market making while having close interaction with our traders and technologists. As a Trader Intern, you will have the freedom to find your niche within the firm and excel.
As an intern within IMC you will be supported by both a mentor who will oversee your projects and professional development. You will have access to mock trading and desk rotations, not to mention our incredible social activities and events. Some key points of our internship:
- Meaningful and challenging projects;
- A structured mentoring program;
- Housing in Amsterdam;
- Highly competitive salary;
- Possibility for a full time offer.
WHAT WE LOOK FOR:
- Student in (pen)ultimate year of an analytical/quantitative or related field of study (mathematics, engineering, etc.);
- Experience with programming in Python (or MATLAB) is a strong advantage;
- Interest in financial markets is a must, but no prior knowledge or experience is required;
- Superb analytical and mathematical skills;
- Ability to work successfully in a fast-moving and competitive environment;
- Desire to work in a team environment.
We are at the core a trading firm, however we value trading and technology equally and we believe that cooperation between traders and technologists is one of our great strengths. This is also reflected in our organizational and remuneration policies. We believe in fostering a truly flat environment in which great ideas can be recognized as well as put into practice from anybody within our organization.
WHO WE ARE
IMC is among the world’s leading technology-driven trading firms, and a market maker in securities listed on exchanges across the globe. Our cutting-edge technology drives everything we do. High performance algorithms, smart strategies and collaborative teams are the core of our business.
Today, IMC is 500+ people working together to build software and trade financial products in our offices in Amsterdam, Chicago and Sydney. What does this mean for you? The chance to join a multi-national, multi-cultural team of exceptional individuals, focused on making IMC the world’s best trading firm.