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Quantitative Trading Strategist | New York

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: 9632
  • Sector: Banking and Finance, Quantitative Finance, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 18/08/2017
Quantitative Trading Strategist | Front Office Quant | New York


A tier one Asset Management firm located in the Greater NYC area is looking to expand its quantitative strategies team. The team is small at the moment, but is responsible for a substantial amount of capital ($1B +). As such, they are looking for qualified quantitative researchers to develop and strategize various equity and interest rate derivative strategies directly related to hedging of the funds main book.


Responsibilities will include:

- Quantitative research on trading strategies including factor modeling, smart beta analysis, and alpha research

- Broad exposure to quantitative and systematic trading strategies and the development process

- Working alongside a dynamic team that strives towards creating innovate strategies in the equity markets

- Direct exposure to a massive amount of PnL


The ideal candidate should possess:

- Masters degree from a top tier university (PhD preferred)

- 2+ years of experience in quantitative research or trading strategy development

- Strong programming skills (C++ / Matlab)

- Strong interpersonal and communication skills


Compensation is very competitive, with a base + bonus structure


Visa sponsorship is available.
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