Quantitative Investment Strategist

New York, NY

Responsibilities

 

  • Designing, developing, and maintaining a world-class, high-performance investment management platform
  • Developing efficient, robust quantitative research and portfolio management tools that can be leveraged across different investment teams
  • Developing rigorous and scalable data management/analysis tools to support the data-intensive quantitative investment process
  • Conducting research in quantitative investment models and portfolio construction techniques; deliver presentations on research conducted
  • Key responsibilities will include developing models to evaluate cost of inventory and financing, building and maintaining securities lending trading, profit and loss estimation and risk management platforms; optimizing inventory; building tools for traders and senior management to visualize reports.

 

 

Requirements

 

  • Strong quantitative skills as well as a solid background in economics, finance, mathematics, computer science, or other quantitative disciplines
  • Meaningful analytical and problem solving skills, with a degree in a quantitative discipline
  • Programming expertise; ability to transform concepts and ideas into robust software
  • High degree of attention to detail and ability to manage complex processes, along with the judgment to balance risk/benefit tradeoffs
  • Familiarity with financial markets and quantitative investment approaches
  • High degree of motivation and commitment
  • Very good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as thrive in a team environment
  • An advanced degree in a quantitative discipline
  • Prior experience in developing algorithmically complex C/C++/Java applications
  • Knowledge of modern software design for managing and exploring very large datasets
  • Experience with Machine Learning techniques such as NLP, K means clustering, Neural Networks etc

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 2/6/2019
Salary Open






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