• Permanent, Full time
  • Anson McCade
  • 2019-03-16
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Negotiable
  • Full time

Equities/Futures Quant Researcher

My client is a highly competitive prop trading firm. They have successfully been operating within the high-frequency business for a number of years and now trying to diversify their business reach to intraday and mid-frequency strategies. They are actively looking for Quant Researchers with a strong academic background with experience in equities and futures research to join their team in San Francisco.

What they offer

  • The opportunity to join an excellent team with a long track record
  • The chance to work with one of the best infrastructures on the market and with a very supportive and collaborative team
  • The opportunity to contribute to the development and growth of an already excellent business
  • Great compensation package and a continuous investment in your personal and professional growth

The ideal candidate will have

  • A MSc/PhD from a top-tier university in a STEM subject
  • 1-5 years of research experience in equities or futures
  • High confidence in their ability to research new strategies and signals and work closely with traders and Portfolio Mangers
  • Happy to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency in statistical techniques and strategies back-testing
  • Strong C++ and python programming skills

For further information do not hesitate to contact me at or on +44 (0)20 7780 6700