Life in the Sandbox

The TradeStation SandBox is TradeStation Technologies' corporate innovation lab, modeled after rapidly paced start-up accelerators. At the TradeStation SandBox, our mission is to develop innovative approaches to financial services technology by harnessing big-data analytics with state-of-the-art technology to take online trading to new levels of power, speed and efficiency. We thrive on pushing the limits to find innovative ways to deliver impactful solutions to the business.

At the heart of our success is a fail-fast, fail-often mindset combined with our proven strategic innovation process and guiding principles. The program adopts experimental methods to take on business problems that are surrounded by conditions of extreme uncertainty.


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Core Team Principles

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We look for individuals who are thinkers, tinkerers, problem solvers, and leaders. Every day we aspire to the maintain the following key principles in our work.

  • Strategically Focused
  • 360-Degree Innovative Thinking
  • Customer Centric
  • Technology Driven
  • No Knowledge Boundaries
  • Rapid Prototyping