Futures/ Currency Macro Quant Researcher/ London Futures/ Currency Macro Quant Researcher/ London …

Eka Finance
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 06 Dec 21
$Base + Bonus
Eka Finance
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 06 Dec 21
$Base + Bonus
Posted by:
Hirak Chakravorty • Recruiter
Posted by:
Hirak Chakravorty
Recruiter
Leading Quant platform are looking to hire a Quantitative Researcher, with a focus on systematic, short-term macro strategies in futures and currency markets to be based in London.

Role:-

 

  • Idea generation based on thorough understanding of academic literature and financial market insights
  • Research and develop short/medium-term systematic trading signals in futures/FX markets
  • Collaborate with the PM and the trading group in a transparent environment, engaging with all areas of model design, portfolio construction, risk management and market access
  • Develop and enhance the team’s proprietary research platform
  • Stay current on state-of-the-art technologies and tools including technical libraries, computing environments, alternative datasets, and academic research

 

 

Requirements:-

 

 

 

  • Highly skilled in Python
  • PhD research experience/publication in Economics/Finance, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, or related STEM field, is a plus
  • 2+ years of experience working in a quantitative research position
  • Innovation in signal research and development
  • Successful experiences in exploring and working with large and diverse data sets.
  • Experience in exploring, researching, and deploying trading signals from various sources of alternative data spanning major asset classes
  • Experience in quantitative finance, econometrics, asset pricing, or macro sub-fields
  • Macro markets (Equity indices, Currencies, Commodities, Fixed Income) experience is a plus.

 

Apply:-

 

Please send a PDF resume to quants@ekafinance.com

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