Quantitative Researcher - Derivatives and Relative Value

New York, New York, United States

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We are seeking a creative, motivated and detail-oriented quantitative researcher with a strong background in statistical analysis and financial markets to join our team.  In this role, you will design and implement systematic strategies trading a variety of instruments (futures, FX, and other derivatives) in global macro markets.  Responsibilities include:

  • 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.
  • Advancing existing initiatives and opening opportunities to pursue previously unexplored research topics.

Requirements include:

  • An excellent academic record with a bachelor’s or advanced degree in a quantitative discipline.
  • Strong programming skills (Java, C++, Python, Matlab) and experience working with data.
  • Experience with in-depth research projects, solid analytical and organizational skills, ability to communicate complex ideas and great attention to detail.
  • Preference for candidates with relevant experience in quantitative global macro research.

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