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FX QUANT ANALYST FOR LEADING PARIS HEDGE FUND

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Paris
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: SJ - 29/09 - SAVI
  • Sector: Banking and Finance, Quantitative Finance, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 29/09/2017
FX Quant Analyst for a leading Paris Hedge fund

Selby Jennings is working with a French Hedge fund that is looking to hire new talent. This strong hedge fund has performance figures above 10%. They use a combination of advanced technology and great in-house strategies to perform and achieve their trading goals. Your position will involve research, creating models and finally optimise client portfolios to ensure they fit the currency strategies of all parties.

This position will be a great fit for a candidate with a strong quant background that has exposure to the financial environment and FX or Fixed income markets. This is a role with increased responsibility, involving greater exposure and communication with both traders and clients in a friendly environment where your performance will be rewarded.

Relevant candidates will demonstrate the following:

  • 2-3 years’ experience in quant research, quant trading or quant dev role


  • Strong academic background in mathematics, computational science or economics – PhD preferred


  • First class understanding of financial markets trends, especially Fixed income and FX, in global and emerging markets


  • Good understanding of automated execution


  • Good team player with great communication skills that has the ability to work independently


Interviews are taking place at short notice. Applicants should promptly register their interest directly to quantsEMEA(AT)selbyjennings(DOT)com

HEDGE FUND – FIXED INCOME – FX – MATLAB - CFA – PHD – FINANCIAL ENGINEERING – ASSET MANAGEMENT – PARIS – INVESTMENT BANK

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