Quantitative Researcher

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Gravitas Recruitment Group
  • 17 Jun 18 2018-06-17

Our client is one of the leading Trading houses with cutting-edge technology. Due to expansion in the region, they are seeking an experienced Quantitative Researcher to join their Trading team in Hong Kong.

Our client is one of the leading Trading houses with cutting-edge technology. Due to expansion in the region, they are seeking an experienced Quantitative Researcher to join their Trading team in Hong Kong.

Reporting to the Head of Trading, you will analyze the market conditions, research trading signal, uncover patterns and understand the complexities of the global financial markets. You will work closely with the trading team to create and optimize trading strategies leveraging statistical analysis and data mining skills to make forecasts and develop profitable predictive trading models. In addition, you will test and implement models for trading, pricing and minimizing trading risk.

To qualify, you must process the following: -

  • Masters or PhD in Statistics, Quantitative, Physics, Mathematics (or related subject)
  • Proven success with profitable trading strategies
  • Working knowledge of forecasting and data mining techniques
  • Strong experience developing statistical models in a trading environment
  • Proven success working with large data sets and developing statistical models
  • Possess strong familiarity with Python along with development skills to support research efforts
  • Strong programming skills in C++ in a Linux environment
  • Desire to work within a collaborative, team-driven environment
  • Excellent written and spoken English communication skills

Our client offers competitive remuneration package to the right candidate. Interested candidates, please apply now or contact Sin Fung on 3896 2777 for a confidential discussion.