Assistant Associate Quantitative Oracle Researcher/Vice President Assistant Associate Quantitative Oracle  …

State Street Bank
in Cambridge, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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State Street Bank
in Cambridge, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Assistant Associate Quantitative Oracle Researcher/Vice President
Quantitative Researcher/Developer, Assistant Vice President, State Street Associates Cambridge, Massachusetts/en-US/Global/job/Cambridge-Massachusetts/Quantitative-Researcher-Developer--Assistant-Vice-President--State-Street-Associates_R-611230/apply

Role and responsibilities

The quantitative developer will assume a hands-on leadership role for designing, developing, and deploying code and data infrastructure in support of SSGXs Portfolio and Risk Research team.  The individual will work collaboratively with senior members across both research and technology teams, gain experience with quantitative investment techniques, and participate in the research process. 

Responsibilities of the position include:


  • Design and develop production code to support portfolio and risk research across all asset classes
  • Architect and scale data infrastructure to support existing and future research needs
  • Advance existing codebase and propose new solutions and improvements
  • Design report templates and analytics for client portfolio analyses

Research and Innovation

  • Participate in research process to test quantitative research hypotheses with a focus on practical implementation
  • Perform backtesting of investment strategies, including sensitivity analysis and stress-testing

Project Management

  • Develop and maintain scalable infrastructure, including research code base for model development, centralized data systems, and monitoring tools
  • Liaise with senior stakeholders for production-level implementation


  • Advanced degree in a quantitative field such as computer science, engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline
  • 3+ years of experience working in the asset management industry or similar, with a focus on quantitative development
  • Strong programming background in MATLAB, Python, and SQL
  • Experience with visualization packages (i.e., Tableau)
  • Familiarity with concepts in asset allocation, risk management, statistical modeling, and investment strategy design
  • Good project management skills and a demonstrated ability to work independently on complex projects
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
Posted TodayFull timeR-611230

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