Junior Quantitative Developer


Boston, MA

Industry: Financial Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 201 days ago

  by    Rick Johanson

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Junior Quantitative Developer

Looking for sharp, dedicated, and highly quantitative Data Scientist or an entry level QuantitativeDeveloper for this direct hire, full time, permanent position.  As a member of the data analysis group, you will develop structured experiments and build mathematical models to find predictive trends.  Work inside the company “Skunk Works” to help speed up trading algorithms at a world class hedge fund.    Typical responsibilities will include:

Analyzing data systems and simulation models.

Writing SQL queries to build data sets.  C, C# experiencepreferred.

Building visualizations for large data sets to monitor ongoing performance.

Preparing data to present clear recommendations to the engineering team to shape product performance.

Outstanding working environment with flexibility and company benefits including generous Paid Time Office program, 401k, medical, dental, and vision healthcare and other perks.  Looking for creative, motivated individuals!


2+ years of professional experience in statistical modeling, predictive analysis, machine learning, and/ or data mining.

At least one year of experience in simulation models using structured and unstructured data.

Market research and social data modeling preferred.

Must be a self starter with outstanding communication and client service skills.

Ability to communicate complex quantitative analysis to non technical members of marketing team and business user.

Strong background in statistical and mathematical research modeling

Excellent analytical and quantitative problem solving ability.

Hands-on expertise with R, C, C# a plus

Perl, Python and Javascript desirable.

Excellent written and verbal presentation skills

Bachelors degree or higher in Computer Science, Mathematics, or Statistics.

Keywords:  Data Scientist, Matlab, analytics, Statistics, Marketing, Computer Science, SQL, Python, ruby, java, perl, research, machine learning, statistical analysis, C, C#, algorithmic trading

For immediate consideration or more details on the company contact Rick Johanson at link provided.

Benefits Summary

Competitive compensation and work-life benefits include:

Industry leading starting salary plus two tiered bonus program

Comprehensive health insurance: Medical, vision, and dental

Flexible spending accounts

401 (k) retirement savings plan with employer match

Short term and long term disability insurance

Generous vacation plan and additional sick pay, paid holidays, and personal days.

Equal Opportunity Employer.  No discrimination will be made against any individual, employee, or application for employment on the basis of race, color, marital status, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, handicap, or any other legally protected status recognized by federal, state, or local law.

$70K - $100K