Senior Big-Data Equity Research Analyst – Evidence Lab

United States - New York

City
New York

Job Type
Full Time

Your role
Role Purpose:
Lead the development of an innovative big-data driven research product. Build Nowcasting models and publish short-term views on a broad range of stocks. Develop new data-intensive equity research products. Build client traction for the research.

Your role:
Are you creative and itching for something innovative? Are you an equity research analyst who is comfortable with data and quantitative modeling? Or an economist with interest in company-level research?

We are looking for someone who can:
– create new products and thinking around turning worldwide macro-economic data releases into predicting near-term fundamental performance of different companies
– work with sector analysts, macro researchers, data providers, data scientists and technologists to design and implement the above analytic framework
– collaborate with UBS research analysts to parlay the findings into equity research reports, and build client traction on these ideas

Your team
You'll be working in the UBS Evidence Lab Macro team in New York. We are an innovative team within UBS Global Research Division that uses real-time evidence to analyze the short-term performance of different global economies as well as their impact on near-term performance of companies. We are a data-driven group interested in applying new sources of information, as well as new techniques, in our research.

Your experience and skills
You have:

– a university degree in an analytical field like engineering, mathematics, or finance; advanced degree preferred

– at least 8+ years of experience in macro-economic research or equity research in either a hedge fund or an investment bank

– proficiency in macro-economic data releases with experience in company-level fundamental analysis

– comfort with analyzing large data sets and quantitative modeling

– comfort with excel and Bloomberg (or equivalent systems)

What we offer
Together. That's how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Take the next step
Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.