Systematic Trading Quant Researcher

  • £80k - 120k per year + Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • GQR Global Markets
  • 13 Sep 17

Our client, a leading Systematic Investment Firm, executes highly automated trading strategies, across multiple time horizons, and highly liquid asset classes (Equities, Futures & FX). Sitting within a large Family Office, they have an environment that attracts the very best systematic PMs, Researchers, Programmers and Traders!

  London Systematic Trading Quant Researcher

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conduct quantitative research with a focus on statistical and predictive models.
  • Manage all aspects of the research process: methodology selection, data collection and analysis, testing, prototyping, backtesting, and performance monitoring.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Masters or PhD educated in Computer Science, Maths, Physics, or related field
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Proven experience conducting research utilizing large data sets
  • Prior experience developing, researching, or implementing quantitative models for Equities, Futures, and/or FX
  • Strong programming in any of the following: C++, Java, C#, Matlab, R, Python, or Perl
  • Strong technical skills with a passion for problem solving