Senior Quantitative Researcher

New York City
Posted 1 month ago

Job Title: Quantitative Researcher
Location: New York, NY
Comp: Compensation is Open for Discussion

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with senior researchers on a variety of trading strategies and research projects, with the opportunity to conduct independent research and originate research topics over time
  • Contribute to the long-term success of our research-driven algorithmic trading business

Requirements:

  • PhD in math, statistics, physics, computer science, electrical engineering, operations research or other highly-quantitative and analytical discipline
  • Solid mathematical and analytical ability; exceptional problem-solving and modeling ability
  • Strong research intuition
  • Strong programming skills (Python, R, Matlab, C++)
  • Excellent communication and collaborative white board skills
  • Meticulous and detail-oriented, and innately driven to understand issues deeply
  • Experience with/interested in working with large data sets
  • Self-motivated, highly-productive with a strong sense of ownership and urgency
  • Able to work collaboratively and productively with others
  • Enjoy solving complex, difficult, real-world problems
  • Entrepreneurial and creative
  • Finance knowledge is not required or expected

Experience:  Entry-level (PhD Program or Postdoctoral Fellowships) or Experienced (Scientific Lab or Finance Industry)

Education: PhD in Math, Science or Engineering disciplines

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