Quantitative Analyst - Hedge Fund

  • $150000 - $350000 per annum
  • New York, NY, USA New York NY US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 05 Apr 18 2018-04-05

Quant Analyst

Quantitative Analyst – Medium to High Frequency Hedge Fund

Our client, a small hedge fund based in New York City is looking for a quantitative analyst to join their dynamic team as the firm has been growing rapidly. They are looking for PHD graduates with 2-5 years of experience from top universities who are enthusiastic about finance.   

Responsibilities will include:

  • Systematic and quantitative research and development of high frequency trading strategies covering volatility based products
  • Research and implementation of new data using machine learning algorithms such as decision trees, neural networks, basis expansions
  • Back testing and understanding of strategies including abstractions and requirements
  • Collaboration between team members in order to drive productivity and facilitate innovative ideas
 

Ideal candidates should possess:

  • PHD from top school in Math, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science etc.
  • 2-5 years of finance experience
  • Strong programming skill  
  • Drive to succeed and see results, entrepreneurial mind-set
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