Quantitative Research Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Newport Beach, CA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pimco
  • 21 Nov 17 2017-11-21

Quantitative Research Analyst

Position Description

Analytics Platform and Delivery team is seeking a quantitative developer to develop a distributed computing platform to deliver analytics to various users and applications. The candidate must possess programming skills in C++ and Python with basic fixed income background. This job is heavily involved in coding and system development but it also requires communications with quants in other teams.

Position Requirements

1) A minimum bachelor degree in computer science or equivalent engineering background. Graduation from a top school is preferred.
2) 3-5 years of working experience in top tier firms preferably with fixed income trading or research. This is a 100% hands-on job with a wide range of exposures to various technologies including parallel computing, distributed services, and potentially cloud in near future.
3) Extensive programming skills in C++ (STL, boost, design pattern) as well as Python, particularly interfaces across different programming languages, and how to make large volume of computations more scalable and efficient.
4) Strong attention to details and result driven with high standard. Responsible for the whole development cycle and being a team player.

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