Senior Fixed Income Systematic Quantitative Research Analyst


Financial Services


Farfield, Connecticut

Employment Type



Our client is a leading Global Macro / Multi-Strategy Hedge Fund located in Connecticut with ~$20Bil AUM and 200 employees across its global offices. They have attracted top talent across Fixed Income & Systematic Strategies and are looking to hire experienced, senior quantitative analysts to join their team. In addition to joining this world-class team, employees are offered highly competitive compensations, comprehensive benefits package, lucrative PTO and a luxe work environment with world class chef's, state of the art facilities and gym all designed to contribute to a optimal and collaborative work environment. 

Compensation : $150000 - $250000
Job ID : 19971

As part of their Global Quantitative Research Analyst team, this is considered a highly valued hire who will be a creatively focused, idea-generating senior quant analyst who will:   

  • Develop alpha signals, constructing portfolio strategies
  • Refine, hone & optimize models and performance on existing strategies working closely w the PMs across strategies working at an expert level in C++/C#, Python, SQL & R
  • Work w tech, data, risk & trading   to update and enhance risk systems, ensure optimal data integration from new and existing feeds
  • Contribute to the Fund's significant systematic trading group working with internal team globally across quantitative data, technology, operations, risk & compliance


Job Requirement:

  • MSc, MFE or PhD within hard sciences (Physics, Engineering, Mathematics, etc) from top university
  • Must have 5 - 10+ years proven experience within an established hedge fund working within the portfolio team or alpha signal development
  • Experience working within Systematic Fixed Income, Currencies, Futures on multi-asset experience (no credit or equities)  
  • Expertise w C++, C#, Python, SQL, R a must -- no exceptions
  • Strong communications skill set (written & verbal)  
  • High attention to detail and ability to complete projects on time
  • Driven professional who seeks to enhance and deliver excellence
  • Collaborative professional who enjoys working as part of a team as well, able to work independently  
  • Position is based in lower Fairfield County Connecticut (1-Hr from NYC)
  • Ability to be in-office Tuesday - Thursday which are mandatory collaboration days