MI Data - Insights Sector Analyst MI Data - Insights Sector Analyst …

Point72 Asset Management
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 16 Jul 19
Point72 Asset Management
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 16 Jul 19
MI Data - Insights Sector Analyst
Experienced Professionals

New York

Market Intelligence


A Career with Point72's MI Data

Point72's Market Intelligence Data group (MI Data) is a service-focused business committed to driving high quality fundamental research powered by advanced data analytics to help inform investment decisions at Point72. We value simplicity, transparency, collaboration, and quality in our process, products, and in Long-/Short- investment team interactions.

What you'll do

As a data-driven research analyst, you will focus on combining fundamental research with quantitative analytics on large datasets to improve investment research used by Long-/Short- investment teams. You will:

  • Perform fundamental research on companies to understand drivers of the business and key investment debates
  • Analyze alternative data to improve forecast models and ensure new investment research products have high predictive power
  • Summarize your analysis and recommendation in reports for end users (e.g. data scientists, portfolio managers, analysts)
  • Support users in answering questions, interpreting data products, and addressing issues
  • Identify and develop healthcare themes to create more impactful investment research
  • Learn fundamental investment and data science skills from industry-leading veterans

What's required
  • Top academic credentials with a quantitative degree, (e.g., finance, STEM)
  • Interest in fundamental company research and equity investing
  • Demonstrated proficiency in programming (e.g. Python/R) and/or SQL
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability and interest to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Highest ethical standards, and a customer-first mindset

An ideal candidate would have:
  • 1-2 years of experience in an analytical or research role working with big data
  • Experience in equity research at buy-side, sell-side, or at financial/industry data provider

We take care of our people

We invest in our people, their careers, their health, and their well-being. We want you to concentrate on success and leave the rest to us. When you work here, we provide:
  • Fully-paid health care benefits
  • Generous parental and family leave policies
  • Mental and physical wellness programs
  • Tuition assistance
  • A 401(k) savings program with an employer match and more
About Point72
Point72 Asset Management is a global firm led by Steven Cohen that invests in multiple asset classes and strategies worldwide. Resting on more than a quarter-century of investing experience, we seek to be the industry's premier asset manager through delivering superior risk-adjusted returns, adhering to the highest ethical standards, and offering the greatest opportunities to the industry's brightest talent. We're inventing the future of finance by revolutionizing how we develop our people and how we use data to shape our thinking.
Point72 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Point72 is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Point72 complies with applicable, local, state and federal laws on the subject of equal employment opportunity.