We are hiring talented PhD interns to join our elite Strategy Development team. This is a computationally intensive role that will allow you to utilize both your data analysis and technology skills. As a part of this team you will on the front lines of the business iterating with quants and traders to enhance, refine, and evolve strategies. This is a great opportunity to work in a non-siloed, collaborative meritocracy on challenging problems with other scientists and engineers who have an impressive record both academically and in the workplace.What You’ll DoAs a Quantitative Strategy Developer intern, you will work alongside our experienced software engineers to enhance alpha generation and improve our research infrastructure. You’ll have the ability to tap into tens of petabytes of raw and well-prepped full tick market data, strategy decisions, fundamentals, and many other data sources to understand market dynamics and find new signals. You’ll have the advantage of rapid turnaround cycles, where you’ll see the efforts of strategy ideas implemented into production quickly. In addition, throughout the summer you’ll meet with senior technologists to learn about SIG technology and how it impacts trading.What we’re looking forStudents currently pursuing a PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics or closely related discipline Experience with distributed systems and microservice architecture a plusStrong numerical programming or HPC experienceExperience in C#, C++, or PythonVisa sponsorship is available for this positionIn addition to a great work experience, intern perks includeFree housing at the University of PennsylvaniaRelaxed dress code: jeans and sneakers are the norm, shorts all summer longFree breakfast, lunch and snacksA 9,000 square-foot gym with cardio, cross fit and strength machines, plus yoga and indoor cycling classesSocial Events around PhiladelphiaOn-site Wellness Center staffed with full-time Nurse PractitionerOn-site services such as barber, dry cleaning and laundry, auto repair and detailing, and ATM+ more!