Macro Quantitative Analyst

  • £50000 to £60000 base
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Caxton
  • 07 Dec 18

The role: We are looking for a Quantitative Analyst to work with a small team of Portfolio Managers to develop a data infrastructure, visualizations of economic and market dynamics and fundamental models to trade global macro. The successful candidate must have strong Python programming skills, experience working with financial and economic data and a solid understanding of macro economics. On top of being very strong analytically, the successful candidate must be able to work without constant oversight and be able to work through ambiguous situations.

Experience Required:

Bachelors degree in Quantitative Economics

Masters degree in Financial Engineering

Deep experience building models that relate to economic dynamics to asset prices (Rates, FX, Equities)

Experience building economic and asset price databases from Haver and Bloomberg.

Experience in building portfolio construction templates.

Experience in building economic visualizations in Python & R (essential)

Closing date for applications will be January 7th 2019