Smart Beta Quantitative Research Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Newport Beach, CA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pimco
  • 22 Nov 17 2017-11-22

Smart Beta Quantitative Research Analyst

Position Description

The Smart Beta Quantitative Research Analyst will be involved in smart enhancements to a variety of fixed income indices using interest rates, currencies, corporate bonds, MBS, and related derivatives. Working closely with portfolio and product managers the ideal candidate will apply research findings and insights to develop new and innovative products that deliver targeted strategic beta exposure.

Position Requirements

Master's degree or higher in Finance, Economics, or a quantitative discipline. 5-10 years of experience with quantitative research analytics focused on global fixed income markets. Experience researching and developing alternative beta products or systematic trading strategies. Proficiency with SAS, MATLAB, R, or Python programming.
Good intuition. Intellectual curiosity. Strong attention to detail. Ability to work well with others. Experience with investment product development process and knowledge of the market place for smart beta products is highly desirable.

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