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Junior Algorithmic Trader

New York
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Junior Prop Trader

Alphachain Capital is a leading global proprietary trading firm based in London with over 150 global remote traders across the UK, US and Europe. The firm specialises in short-medium term positions in global FX, equities, cryptocurrency and commodity markets and is now seeking to bring on a number of talented individuals who have the motivation and passion to become professional prop traders within our global remote trading team.

We are seeking both experienced and new prop traders to join our team and manage our firms capital. Our trading team includes experienced traders with extensive institutional experience at top tier banking institutions who manage the company s capital and help to train our juniors traders.

Successful candidates should have a passion for the industry and motivated to learn to trade professionally at one of the world's leading prop trading firms.

Those who are successful will begin trading as an independent Junior Prop Trader across forex, commodity and cryptocurrency markets with a guaranteed live trading capital of $20,000 with a 50% profit split. Capital increases will be provided at set target achievements.


Our Junior Traders develop a comprehensive knowledge of risk management, technical analysis, fundamental analysis and develop their own bespoke trading strategies (or trade our own) during the initial three month intensive training programme under the guidance of our CEO and Head of the Trading Academy. Our traders partake in daily educational webinars delivered by the CEO, Head of Trading, Head Psychologist coach, and 1-2-1 mentoring sessions, and are provided with funding towards the end of the three month training programme.

Training Fees Apply

All those who are successful and invited to join the Global Trader Programme and complete a three month intensive training programme covering global markets and professional risk management and trading strategies, delivered remotely by some of the leading prop traders in the UK who also mentor our new traders. We are proud to be the only established and successful prop fund offering training of this type across Europe!

Training Fees apply for all training to cover our mentors time and our training programme if you do not have a profitable track record. After completing the training the traders will be given a guaranteed live funded trading account to begin their career as a Junior Prop Trader on our team remotely.


A strong interest in financial markets

Excellent communication skills with other team members and staff

Good numerical skills. Degree from a top tier university is preferable

Good emotional intelligence

Experience is not necessary however experience in financial markets or other areas of finance would be beneficial

Punctual and professional at all times


This is a remote based role. You will require internet access and your own computer.


All of our traders are independent contractors who take home 50% of their profits each month.

Since proprietary trading is 100% performance based.

Start date: ASAP

Unfortunately, we are unable to sponsor visa's at this time.

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  • Job Reference: 707238092-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Alphachain Capital
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent