Quantitative Strategist - Buy Side

  • Competitive Market Rate
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Anson McCade
  • 20 Sep 16

My client, a spin-off from a major top-tier investment bank, are aggressively expanding their quantitative strategist team and seek a quant with solid front office experience, strong commercial knowledge and a problem-solving-oriented, “get-things-done” attitude, with a proven track record of delivering robust, high performance software and quantitative analyses.

QUANTITATIVE STRATEGIST – BUY SIDE
London


My client, a spin-off from a major top-tier investment bank, are aggressively expanding their quantitative strategist team and seek a quant with solid front office experience, strong commercial knowledge and a problem-solving-oriented, “get-things-done” attitude, with a proven track record of delivering robust, high performance software and quantitative analyses.

The fund has a focus on pricing and risk management fund buyout trades and associated asset strategies. They have a huge pipeline of work to cover over the coming years, with exciting projects across building risk management systems, PnL as well as expanding into new asset classes.

Their offices are in the in the heart of the city, with a flat management structure that sees everyone get involved in interesting front office projects and with the team sitting right alongside the traders, on the floor.

Experience and Skills

- Excellent quantitative skills (typically evidenced by a degree in maths, physics, computer science, engineering, etc.)
- Excellent applied programming skills - Java, C, C++ or other major language.
- Strong communication skills
- Judgment -- ability to work on the trading desk under significant time pressure & make trade-critical decisions
- Commercial awareness
- Enthusiasm, “can-do” attitude, and drive
- Knowledge of financial mathematics and stochastic calculus.

For more information, contact Cameron Marett at Cameron.Marett@AnsonMcCade.com or
0207 780 6700