Real-Time Trading Strategy Intern - Summer 2017

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At Vigilant, you’ll have the opportunity to be part of a company like no other in Montreal.  We design and deploy technology and infrastructure solutions for use in the global financial markets, so you’ll gain exposure to both the finance and tech industries. Our formula for success is really simple: we use best in class technology to drive our business and employ naturally motivated people in an environment that inspires innovation. If this sounds like you, then keep reading:

Our Real-time trading strategy team is looking for a highly motivated and passionate individual to aid in streamlining the research to trade process. To this end, you will work as part of a small team to prepare a workable timeline of events (global and financial) that will allow the team greater insight into a flow of events.

If you wish to be part of a dynamic company that values and recognizes your skills, ambition and ideas, you’ll have:

  • A passion for the field of geopolitics and finance.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in progress in Economics, Finance, Political Science or any related program.
  • Strong organizational skills and close attention to detail.
  • A willingness to learn and an ability to adapt to constantly evolving demands.
  • A creativity and drive to help improve our processes and trading methodologies.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English

As a Real-time marketing strategy intern for Vigilant, here are something you will focus on:

  • Use the available resources and extensive research to help identify trends.
  • Help analyze and arrange information into an efficient format.
  • Prepare a timeline and workflow of events to ensure greater clarity.
  • Work closely with a strategy team to help identify new trading opportunities.

Why are we one of the Top Employers in Montreal for 5 years running?

  • The opportunity to continually learn new skills as to keep pace with the latest trends in the industry  
  • Transportation - we pay for your train pass, bus pass, parking – even Bixi!
  • Breakfast, lunch & snacks – every day
  • A casual environment where you work with passionate, smart people who care much more about how you think than what you wear!
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