Hedge Fund Quant Analyst


Division

Financial Services - Front Office

Location

Stamford, Connecticut

Employment Type

Permanent



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One of the most respected investment firms who has built out one of the consistently, top-performing systematic & computer-driven trading Hedge Funds is seeking a Hedge Fund Quant Analyst. These strategies span asset classes (EQTY, FI, Fx, CD, FDRs) and trade globally. Key to our Client's success has been their rigorous approach to research & their ability to leverage it to identify market opportunities utilizing a vast array of data resources. 

Job Description:


Compensation : $120000 - $150000
Job ID : 9648

 

  • Conduct quantitative research focused on statistical & predictive financial modeling  
  • Manage research process, including methodology selection, data collection & analysis, prototyping, back-testing, and performance monitoring
  • Evaluate new datasets for alpha potential
  • Implement models in C++ & Python
  • Monitor trading process
  • Contribute to the improvement & enhancement of the Fund's trading system

 


Job Requirements:


 

  • PhD in Finance/Financial Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering or other STEM or quantitative curriculum
  • 0-3 years of experience in a quantitative research role
  • Expertise in C++ & Python
  • Proven analytical & quantitative skills and mindset
  • Able to conduct independent research utilizing large multi-source data sets
  •  Detail-oriented taking ownership for your work both individually and as it relates and impacts the greater team--across portfolio, data, quant, et al

 

 

Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

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