Long Term Internship - Global Markets - Automated Market Making - Machine Learning Engineer - Hong Kong

Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Global Markets APAC
Off-cycle internship
2017 - 18

Position Purpose

Under the management of a senior quantitative engineer, the engineer will design and implement innovative machine learning solutions to improve the predictive signals used in trading algos.

These signals will be used by our trading team to improve its market making algorithms.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Designing machine learning engines under the management of a senior quantitative researcher.
  • Formalizing the inputs / outputs
  • Auditing results
  • Applying results to actual market making algorithms


Technical and Behavioural Competencies

Students who are graduating from 2019 to 2021 (i.e. Year 1 to Year 3) from all areas of disciplines are most welcome to apply. The internship period would be from 6 months to 1 year, subject to further discussion. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.


  • Takes initiative and is results driven
  • Strong decision making and analytical skills
  • Ability to manage change and complexity with confidence
  • Strong team player
  • Client focused and commercial thinking
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated and genuine interest in Banking and Finance
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office (MS Word, Excel & Power point)
  • Prior related internship within the banking industry is an advantage
  • Coursework/projects in machine learning, deep learning, Artificial Intelligence is preferred
  • Probability / Statistics / Stochastic background is preferred
  • Knowledge in Python, C++ is required
  • Solid oral and written communication skills
  • Logical and creative problem solving


This opportunity is closed to applications.