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Quant Researcher - London

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: SJ - 0210 - BWBH
  • Sector: Banking and Finance, Selby Jennings, Quantitative Finance
  • Date posted: 04/10/2017
PHD Quant Researcher - London – European Bank

Quant Researcher  


Our client is a multi-strategy is an international banking group that is dedicated to delivering uncorrelated performance and providing clients with world-class service.

They are seeking an exceptional Quantitative Researcher with hands-on machine learning experience to join our mission-critical team. Candidates must have a strong interest in learning about stock markets and financial markets. You will be working closely with the senior quant traders and developers as my clients pride themselves over progression and a collaborative environment.  


Job Responsibilities (include, but not limited to the following): 
  • Quantitative analysis and research in areas such as market microstructure alpha generation, market impact, etc.
  • Developing and implementing algorithmic trading models that will execute transactions in various financial markets
  • Making on going adjustments and improvements to existing foreign exchange and futures trading strategies to ensure the strategies are up to date with latest market conditions and are consistently profitable. 
 Qualifications: 
  • Masters/PhD from university in Computer Science, Mathematical Economics or other quantitative discipline
  • Knowledge and/or work experience in the finance industry, especially with exposure to the capital markets
  • Programming experience with C++ and R


This position is interviewing at very short notice, is urgent, and candidates are encouraged to apply immediately to quantsEMEA(AT)selbyjennings(DOT)com

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