Senior Equity Quant Researcher/ Geneva

Recruiter
Eka Finance
Location
Geneva, Switzerland
Salary
$High
Posted
05 Nov 2022
Closes
15 Nov 2022
Ref
14287771
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Role:

Your role will involve:
  • Developing and testing quantitative trading strategies using sophisticated statistical techniques and a wide range of data sources for models with forecast horizons ranging from a few hours to a few months.
  • Conducting the research on R&D projects across the whole scope of systematic quant strategies, in data gathering and processing, alpha signals, risk, portfolio construction and execution;
  • Participating in the more general duties of the research team such as assisting with the monitoring of their production processes
  • Improvement of existing strategies
  • Portfolio optimization
  • Evaluating new datasets for alpha potential.


Requirements:
  • Track-record of performing fast-paced and successful quantitative research;
  • Proficiency in coding, with experience using a statistical computing language (e.g. Python, Matlab);
  • Hands-on experience working in a data-driven environment; and
  • Strong understanding of practical issues related to portfolio construction and alpha combination.
  • Two years or more in a quantitative research or trading role in a top-tier investment firm
  • PhD in a quantitative subject.
  • You must have the ability to work well and consult with other researchers , technologists , data scientists .


Apply:

Please send a PDF resume to quants@ekafinance.com
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