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Trading and Research Assistant

Posted 20 May 2024
Work experience
0 to 2 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
€3,000 per month
Degree level
Required languages
English (Fluent)
Dutch (Fluent)

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As a Trading and Research Assistant at Da Vinci, you’ll work with a fun team of highly skilled professionals. This role is perfect for students who want to kick-start their career on the trading floor. You will work on projects with traders and quant researchers, giving you a taste of the differences between the two roles, so you can discover where your real passion lies.

Da Vinci offers an exciting and dynamic work environment, where employees are given the freedom to come up with great ideas and the space to push these to completion. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of a successful and fast-growing company.


  • Analyse day-to-day trading performance
  • Support the automation of trading analysis
  • Analyse market data for patterns and anomalies
  • Assist with back-testing trading strategies
  • Assist and learn from experienced traders and researchers in the industry


  • Last year Bachelor’s or Master’s student in the Netherlands in a technical study (Maths, Physics, Engineering or Econometrics)
  • Strong interest in learning about trading
  • Strong affinity with numbers
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience with at least one programming language
  • Availability 16 to 20 hours a week


  • The opportunity to grow into a full-time trader or researcher
  • Competitive salary of EUR 3k a month based on full-time
  • Flexibility in hours
  • Meals during work hours
  • Social events and after-work drinks
  • Reimbursement of travel costs
  • Sponsored gym membership
  • In-house game room (pool table, board games and console games)

Da Vinci was founded in 2015 after a group of passionate trading experts found themselves desiring a new way of working. We specialise in solving market inefficiencies, identifying opportunities based on volatility arbitrage strategies and providing liquidity to markets around the world. Our goal is to become the best trading house in the world, by keeping our work smart and creative, making the most of our team’s strategic minds to challenge existing ways of thinking.

Finance & Banking
Active in 3 countries
100 employees
80% men - 20% women
Average age is 27 years