• £100000 - £110000 per annum
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings QRF
  • 17 Apr 18

Buy-Side Quantitative Analyst - London

  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum
  • Job Type: Full time

A spin-off fund with an AUM base of ovre $1b based in London is looking for a mid-level quant to join their dynamic electronic trading team.

A spin-off fund with an AUM base of over $1b based in London is looking for a mid-level quant to join their dynamic electronic trading team. The firm has been around for 5 years and is currently expanding organically to keep up with capital inflows and a profitable track record. 

The vacancy that they are looking to fill at the moment is a role on their trading desk doing full cycle research, development, and implementation of medium to high-frequency trading strategies alongside the investment committee. This firm offers the ideal scenario for anyone who is looking for a challenging role that will expose them to a dynamic team environment and exceptional opportunity for career progression.

Responsibilities will include:

-          Systematic and quantitative research and development of higher frequency trading strategies across global credit markets
-          Research and implementation of new datasets into developmental strategies 
-          Backtesting and understanding of strategies including abstractions and requirements
-          Market microstructure research and alpha signal research across credit derivatives


Ideal candidates should possess:

-          5+ years of experience in a related field
-          Exceptional programming and quantitative skills
-          Strong programming skills in various languages 
-          Masters degree in a computational field, Ph.D. preferred
-          Drive to succeed and see results

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