• Negotiable
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Buyside
  • 2019-06-20

Quantitative Researcher

  • Location: Boston, MA, USA
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

Are you interested in working for an innovational financial firm that specializes in designing and implementing their own technologies, trading strategies and models? An exciting proprietary trading firm is looking to build out their world-class quantitative development and researching team in Boston and is looking for a new Quantitative developer with a desire to learn and work with other talented Quantitative Researchers. Interested?

Responsibilities as a Quantitative Researcher:

  • Develop trading strategies using statistical and machine learning algorithms
  • Design and implement optimization algorithms for portfolio construction
  • Advance existing initiatives and explore opportunities for new research topics
  • Qualities that make a great Quantitative Developer:
  • 2+ years of strong professional work experience in statistics, machine learning or related area
  • BS/MS/PhD degree in a technical field - Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Physics, or similar
  • Proven research background in academic or professional environment
  • Basic programming skills in Python (C++ is a plus)
  • Expertise in statistics and machine learning
  • Financial experience is not a requirement
  • Benefits
  • Company Trips
  • Monthly happy Hours
  • Daily snacks, fully stocked kitchen