Trading Internship

Trading Intern

Flow Traders, Amsterdam*

1st of July 2024
6 weeks

*Flow Traders offers visa sponsorship and a comprehensive relocation package for those relocating from a European country outside of the Netherlands

Maxime Wolters

Let’s have a chat about this job.

What will you get?

Nice to have

What will you do?

What will you get?

  • 6 weeks of research, trading in our simulation, and classes led by experienced professionals and our trading coordinator who will supervise your growth and career advancement, and provide direction for your learning progress

  • Ongoing learning opportunities through the Flow Academy

  • Upon successful completion of the internship, you will have the chance to secure a full-time trading position with Flow Traders

  • Experience in-house facilities like a gym with personal trainers, bar, barista, arcade room, and lounge with daily catered lunches by our in-house chef and weekly massages

  • Networking opportunities with Flow Traders employees and access to fun events

  • Flights and accommodation for the duration of the internship

Nice to have

Graduating end of 2024 or in 2025 with a BSc/ MSc. Degree, preferably in Mathematics, Econometrics, Engineering, Physics or related

Experience with a scientific programming language ( e.g. Python / MATLAB / R or similar) or Excel

Competitive, innovative & creative personality with excellent mental arithmetic skills

Capability to reason logically and deliver under pressure

Ability to spot opportunities and the assertiveness to seize them

What will you do?

  • Working closely with Traders and Quantitative Researchers
  • Adding value by working on real trading projects
  • You will solve problems, create new tools and/or design new strategies
  • You will test your project in a trading simulation

The vacancy

Flow Traders offers a dynamic and immersive 6-week trading internship, providing participants with hands-on experience in the world of trading. Through engaging in real-time research projects and simulated trading, interns learn from experienced professionals in the field, gaining valuable insights and skills. The internship offers competitive compensation and the potential for securing a job offer, as Flow Traders values bright and entrepreneurial talent to join their leading market maker team.

Jiani, Quantitative Trader, Amsterdam office

“I joined Flow Traders as a Graduate Trader, and I am currently focused on algorithmic trading in Fixed Income products. I think the job is challenging and has a steep learning curve, but it also brings a lot of excitement when you see live feedback and results.”

Bianca, Institutional Trader, New York Office

“Since I joined Flow Traders full time, no two days are truly the same and it is a dynamic environment to be part of. From the entrepreneurial spirit where people feel supported to suggest and promote change, to the fast pace at which we implement innovative strategies.”

Laurens, Trader, Amsterdam Office

“Flow Traders is a high-energy environment. We work in small teams and I learn from my peers every day. As a Trader, I am looking at incoming and outgoing trades, and I monitor trades done by automated systems. I also improve the automated trading setup, monitor capital, and work on metrics to automatically reduce/assign capital.”

Application process


Historically specialized in Exchange Traded Products (ETPs), Flow Traders now also offers liquidity in Digital Assets, Fixed Income, Commodities and Foreign Exchange (FX). Founded in 2004, we continuously growing our team and organization, expanding our product offering, large counterparty network and trading capabilities to ensure that our trading hubs in Europe, the US and APAC can provide liquidity across all major exchanges and trading platforms, globally, 24 hours a day.

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