Quant Analyst

Less than 5 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/21/18
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/21/18

Responsibilities

  • Help refine architecture, build out supporting infrastructure, and contribute to rollout of new quantitative models

  • Complete complex analytical projects and statistical analyses across securities, asset classes and economic relationships

  • Build predictive models using various data sources to build out data-driven investment hypotheses

  • Assist with portfolioconstruction, factors, risk management, and trading analysis

  • Create visualizations and dashboard views using various data sets

  • Manipulate both structured and unstructured data

  • Research macroeconomic themes and factors

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, engineering, sciences, or related field

  • 3+ years of experience as a software developer supporting rapid paced delivery

  • Strong software design skills including object oriented and functional designs

  • Strong analytical and communication skills, both written and verbal are required.

  • Working knowledge of SQL and SQL performance tuning.   Direct experience with Oracle is a plus

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services including CloudFormation, Lambda, and EC2 is a strong plus

  • Must be comfortable with test driven development, continuous integration, and agile development methodologies

  • Experience in Financial Industry or mathematical background is a strong plus

  • Curiosity and ability to tackle problems creatively

  • Strong work ethic

  • Focus on continuous improvement

  • Willingness and ability to take risks and try new things

  • Strategic mindset

  • Self-initiative and ability and interest to learn independently and from peers

  • Ability to integrate and synthesize relevant information, and test hypotheses using statistics and modern data science techniques

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