Asset Management Investment Data Analyst

  • £Market Leading
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 11 Oct 18

A global investment management house has created a new team to complement their investment teams by embedding the investment processes and information with a scientific approach. Working in the investment science team alongside quants, risk, and other technical teams the function is tasks with bringing scientific insights into the investment processes and philosophies.

Key Roles:

  • Generating investment ideas based on scientific research on big data sets
  • Developing models, analytics and technologies to enhance the investment process
  • Using risk models and working with PMs to improve capital allocation and portfolio construction decisions
  • Educating investors to create greater buy-in for scientific investment approach

Key Attributes:

  • Modelling skills essential (SQL, Python etc.)
  • A passion for scientific approach
  • Understanding of the investment management world and how data science can benefit decisions
  • Extensive (minimum 5 years but could be 10) experience in modelling and rigorous research
  • Diversity is key for the team and as a result there's a particular appetite for female candidates
  • Education in a scientific or mathematics environment