Quantitative Research Associate

  • £60k - 90k per year + Bonus
  • Tai Ching Cheung, Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • GQR Global Markets
  • 13 Sep 17

A leading London Hedge Fund is actively looking to recruit a junior front office modelling quant. Those successful, will be developing & implementing derivative pricing models across this desk alongside supporting the local trading desk.

Location:  Hong Kong

The role:

  • Development of front office quantitiative analyst 
  • Learn to implement correct and robust financial models
  • Development of C++ and Python pricing libraries
  • Working entirely in their Front Office alongside senior quant’s & trade specialists

Requirements:

  • Ideally a maths orientated PhD, or; Computer Science, Physics and Engineering - Masters will be considered if the subject has core fundemental maths. 
  • Experience using object orientated C++
  • In depth knowledge of stochastic processes, partial differential equations, numerical analyst, numerical optimization and probability theory.
  • Excellent communication skills 

This is an immediate hire, interviews are to begin soon and early application is advised. GQR also welcomes tentative enquiries from suitably qualified individuals.