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Quant Researcher

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: $130000 - $180000 per annum
  • Job reference: 25255
  • Sector: Banking and Finance, Selby Jennings, Quantitative Finance
  • Date posted: 25/05/2018
Quant Researcher 

A  top quantitative hedge funds with about $50bn in AUM. Their New York office is currently looking to onboard a recent graduate with a recognized background in mathematics. The team you will join currently focuses on intraday systematic equity strategies. This group is a nimble team of 8 with $5bn in their individual portfolio. 

No financial experience is required and the team is willing to work with you to bring you up to speed. Unlike many traditional finance firms this company is made up largely of past Silicon Valley talent and fresh graduates, as such they have a very collaborative environment.

In the role you will focus on:
  • Alpha research
  • Signal generation
  • Portfolio construction
  • Machine learnings applications in finance
  • Clustering
  • Regression
Requirements:
  • Bachelors degree or higher
  • Strong understanding of mathematics
  • Awards in math Olympiads or completions are a plus
  • Understanding of time series analysis
  • Interest in machine learning
 If interested please apply below! 

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