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Eclipse Trading

Graduate Trainee Trader

Salary notes: 
Competitive
Job/scheme locations: 
Hong Kong
Type of opportunity: 
Graduate scheme
Application deadline: 
30/10/2020

Do trading and the markets excite you? Are you a risk taker who enjoys problem solving? Eclipse Trading is looking for upcoming campus graduates, who are passionate and decisive, and desire to work in a fast paced trading environment. The environment is team-oriented, and your strong analytical and quantitative skills are key in becoming a successful trader. The market is moving fast daily, hence it is important to have a healthy competitive attitude and a result orientated mind-set.

Eclipse Trading is a leading equity derivatives proprietary trading firm, specialising in options market making. Our strengths are our trading expertise and strategies, with a strong focus on technology. Founded in 2007, we trade several Asian markets, with headquarters in Hong Kong and offices in Sydney and Shanghai.

The successful candidate will go through an intensive training program, which typically lasts for 3 months. You will study options theory and different arbitrage strategies and the knowledge learnt will be tested in simulated trading environment. From day one, you will be given responsibilities as a member of our successful trading team. The learning curve is steep and your proactive approach will be essential.

What you offer

  • Recently graduated or having graduated in the last 2-3 years in Finance, Math, Business or Engineering
  • High level of numerical ability
  • Competitive mind-set
  • Decision-maker
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Willingness to continuously learn
  • Motivation to work independently
  • Fluency in English is essential

What we offer

  • A dynamic and collaborative work environment where the focus is on getting things done efficiently instead of working long hours
  • A flat management structure where everyone’s opinion is valued
  • A hands-on experience in the most exciting part of the financial industry, and direct impact on trading

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More about this vacancy

Start date: 
September 2021
Region: 
Asia
Number of vacancies: 
Up to 5
Benefits: 
Bonus (discretionary), Pension scheme (with company contribution), Private healthcare
Days' holiday: 
20
Extra benefits: 
Food and beverage options, reasonable work hours, casual clothing

Degree subjects accepted:

All degree subjects accepted
Degree requirements: 
Postgraduate, Distinction, First, 2.1
Accepts applications from students / graduates requiring a work permit?: 
Yes
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