• GBP100000 - GBP200000 per annum
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings UK
  • 2019-04-15

Hybrid Quantitative Researcher/Developer at Global Hedge Fund

  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Salary: GBP100000 - GBP200000 per annum
  • Job Type: Full time

A global hedge fund is looking for a new addition to their centralised team within the Equity Quant Research and Global Trading teams which connects with the R&D requirements of the fundamental equities business as well as the quants and technologists which support them.

This position offers interaction and contribution with quants who participate in various elements of the trading lifecycle. This allows huge growth and exposure to different areas of the business with varying projects.

This is a hybrid position primarily focusing on research and development with responsibilities including:

  • Trading/management of quant research team driven equity portfolios
  • Development of automated hedging & portfolio optimisation systems
  • Building simulation environments for back-testing portfolio optimisation scenarios
  • Tie together research from different quant research groups to a production quality solution
  • Analysis and validation of research results and input data
  • Research and attribution of portfolio performance and driving factors
  • Conduct research and statistical analyses to evaluate various financial data
  • Research models for risk / return improvement