My client is a leading international quantitative hedge fund. They are seeking equally pragmatic and imaginative thinkers to join their team. The firm deploys systematic, computer-driven trading strategies across multiple liquid asset classes, including equities, futures, and foreign exchange. The core of their effort is rigorous research into a wide range of market anomalies, fuelled by their unparalleled access to a wide range of publicly available data sources. You will explore a breadth of challenges, in pursuit of a mission that entails:
Developing trading strategies, from idea generation and data collection to analysis and model creation;
Applying quantitative techniques and market intuition to large, often novel or unconventional, datasets and cultivate areas of expertise along the way;
Advancing existing initiatives and opening opportunities to pursue new, previously unexplored research topics.
An advanced degree Masters/PhD from a top university.