Quantitative Analyst (Quant)

eMFusion Limited
Published
2 March 2024
Location
London, UK

Description

Quantitative Analyst (Quant) Company Overview: Our client is a confidential hedge fund dedicated to leveraging advanced quantitative strategies to achieve superior returns in the financial markets. Our client comprises seasoned professionals from diverse backgrounds, united by a passion for innovation, data-driven decision-making, and excellence in quantitative finance. Position Overview: As a Quantitative Analyst (Quant), you will play a pivotal role in driving investment strategies through rigorous quantitative analysis, modeling, and research. You will collaborate closely with portfolio managers, researchers, and technologists to develop and implement cutting-edge quantitative methodologies aimed at capturing alpha across various asset classes. Key Responsibilities: Conduct quantitative research to identify, analyze, and exploit inefficiencies in financial markets. Develop and enhance mathematical models, algorithms, and trading strategies to optimize investment performance. Utilize statistical techniques and machine learning methodologies to extract insights from large datasets. Design and backtest systematic trading strategies using historical market data. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate quantitative models into our trading infrastructure. Monitor and evaluate the performance of existing strategies, recommending enhancements and adjustments as needed. Stay abreast of industry trends, academic research, and technological advancements in quantitative finance. Qualifications: Advanced degree (Ph.D. or Master’s) in a quantitative discipline such as Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, or Finance. Demonstrated expertise in quantitative analysis, financial modeling, and statistical techniques. Proficiency in programming languages commonly used in quantitative finance such as Python, R, C++, or MATLAB. Strong understanding of financial markets, asset pricing theory, and trading strategies. Experience with data analysis, machine learning, and time-series analysis techniques is highly desirable. Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey complex concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. Proven ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with a high degree of autonomy and accountability. Prior experience in a quantitative role within a hedge fund, proprietary trading firm, or financial institution is preferred. Benefits: Competitive compensation package including base salary and performance-based bonuses. Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, retirement plans, and wellness programs. Opportunities for professional development and career advancement in a collaborative and intellectually stimulating environment. Access to cutting-edge technology and proprietary research tools. Work-life balance with flexible hours and the option for remote work arrangements. How to Apply: If you are a passionate and innovative quantitative analyst seeking an opportunity to make a meaningful impact in the hedge fund industry, we encourage you to submit your resume and cover letter detailing your qualifications and motivation for joining our team. Please note that all applications will be treated with the strictest confidentiality.

Source

Related Jobs

16 April 2024
Business Analyst   London, UK new
16 April 2024
Fund Accountant   Glasgow, Scotland new
16 April 2024
16 April 2024