Trading Intern - Summer 2019

  • Five Rings
  • New York, USA
  • Jan 04, 2019
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Trading Interns have exceptional quantitative skills and a quantitative major.  They will work closely with the trading team on research and development projects.  Must have basic software development skills.

Five Rings offers an intensive summer internship program for rising seniors and other students entering their last year of study.  The program includes immersion in both hands-on projects and classroom instruction.  We offer a second externship session in January.

Five Rings offers a casual atmosphere, flat structure and great benefits.  Our experienced traders and software developers teach new employees extensively, both hands-on and in classroom settings.

We look for candidates who learn quickly and are comfortable in such an environment. Regardless of the position, you must be careful, detail-oriented and possess good communication skills. 

Successful candidates have typically been top students from elite math, physics, computer science and engineering programs

No experience necessary.


Five Rings is a proprietary trading firm founded with a vision of combining strategy, innovation and technology to succeed in today’s global markets. Five Rings trades in various domestic and international markets, both established and esoteric.

Our team constantly seeks new opportunities, analyzes their risks and rewards, and creates strategies and tools to capitalize on them. We have an open culture and encourage the flow of knowledge and ideas between all areas of the firm. New hires work both independently and with others to develop ideas and analyses, and integrate them into our trading strategies and systems.

Our firm is a meritocracy and progress in both responsibility and compensation is rapid for those capable of demonstrating excellence in their particular field.

Five Rings does not depend on clients or outside investors. The strength of our firm comes from the talent of our people. Our highly competitive compensation package reflects this belief.

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form