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Are you passionate about the markets?

Avatar has a collaborative and fun working environment, providing aggressive compensation that is based heavily on performance.  Focused primarily on equities trading and catering to experienced traders with proven track records, Avatar is fully staffed to provide superior technology, support, and trading capital for all equities strategies and holding periods.

Open Positions

Equities Trading Jobs

Experienced Algorithmic Equities Trader

Austin • New York • Chicago • Remote

Seeking experienced algorithmic traders with proven track records in equities to join our proprietary trading desks in New York, Chicago, or remote.

Candidates must possess strong C++ and/or Python skills and a current active Series 55, 56, or 57 license. Two years of experience required with a live proven track record.

Experienced Trader

Austin • New York • Chicago • Remote

Avatar Securities, LLC is looking for experienced equity and equity options traders with proven track records in US equities to join our proprietary trading desks in Austin, New York, Chicago, or remote.

Two years of trading experience required with a live proven track record. Visit our Experienced Traders career page to find out what Avatar can do for you.

Quantitative Trading Jobs

Experienced Equities Quantitative Analyst

Chicago • New York • Remote

Seeking experienced equities quants to join our proprietary trading desks in New York, Chicago or remote.  Will work directly with our development team using our proprietary and third-party APIs to build new strategies.  2 years of experience required with a live proven track record a plus.

Trading Developer Jobs

FIX Developer

Chicago • New York

Seeking a Junior to Mid Level C++ developer with FIX messaging experience and strong communication skills. Previous experience in an equities trading environment is highly preferred. Required to have a deep understanding of the following:

  • C++ Experience
  • FIX Messaging Experience
  • Equities OMS Experience
  • Order Routing and Order Management Logic
  • Order Marking Logic

Responsibilities for this role include integration of new routes and interfacing between the back-end development team and strategy implementation team.

Junior Roles / Internships

Winter/Summer Internships

Austin • Chicago

Avatar does not have a formal internship program, but trading groups accept summer and winter interns as needed.  We are currently NOT accepting internship applications at this time. 

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