Quant Developer - Leading Wealth Management Robo-Advisory FinTech - Hong Kong

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Xpand
  • 14 Nov 17 2017-11-14

My client, an innovative Robo-Advisory FinTech company specialised in revolutionising the Wealth Management Industry, is currently seeking an experienced Quant Developer to join their young and dynamic team in the firm's Hong Kong HQ. Reporting to the Head of Quants Division you will be responsible for the following:

Responsibilities 

  • Develop portfolio optimisation models and systematic investment strategies
  • Build reproducible simulations for proposed models and strategies
  • Develop software for R&D purposes and prototyping
  • Conduct empirical analysis and modelling on financial data to develop actionable insights
  • Close collaboration with a cross functional team of developers on all parts of the product development lifecycle
  • Support the team in operations workflow


Requirements 

  • No more than 3 years working experience is needed for this position
  • PhD holders are highly preferred - with an excellent mathematical background with applications in finance
  • Hands-on experience analysing complex data and building statistical models, Machine Learning skills and experience particularly favoured 
  • Proficient in C#, C++ as well as some scripting languages such as R, Python and PowerShell
  • Evident interest in portfolio construction and systematic investment strategies
  • Ability to communicate technical content to an audience with varied backgrounds
  • CFA or progress towards CFA is desirable
  • Fluency in English, Cantonese and/or Mandarin will be nice to have

Xpand your job search in the right direction by applying via the links provided. If you have any difficulties doing so, you may also call Philip on +852 3579 4656 or email to philip.quinn@xpand.com.hk  #LI-PQ1