Equity Quantitative Researcher Equity Quantitative Researcher …

Anson McCade
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 29 Oct 20
Negotiable
Anson McCade
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 29 Oct 20
Negotiable
Anson McCade
Equity Quantitative Researcher London based

Our client is an alternative investment manager that specialises in quantitative investing. They are currently building out a quantitative equity product and offering an exciting opportunity for a quantitative researcher to join the equity team.

You should enjoy working in a collaborative environment and willing to contribute in all parts of the investment process including signal and risk modelling, portfolio construction and execution.

Requirements:

You should have experience with Statistical Arbitrage experience from a reputable firm, and have a PhD in Maths/Sciences and have experience in the following areas:

  • Equity Data: hands-on experience in working with a variety of equity datasets including intraday market data, fundamental data, analyst and alternative datasets. Knowledge of tick level data/microstructure is a plus.

  • Signal Construction: familiar with signal construction methodologies (e.g. statistical regression, ML, Bayesian modelling), and have practical experience of testing and building signals at a variety of investment horizons (with a focus on mid-term). Understanding of signal mixing methodologies is a plus.

  • Portfolio Construction: knowledge of optimisation techniques and familiarity with actual applications of the methods in portfolio construction. Knowledge of cost model construction is a plus.

  • Coding skills: Strong python coding skills, C++/Java is a plus.
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About Us

Anson McCade is a specialist recruitment agency headquartered in London, with further offices in Belfast, Paris & Sydney. Operating internationally, we provide high-end, niche executive search and recruitment services within our chosen markets on a contingency or search basis.  Founded at the turn of the millennium, for 20 years and counting we have specialised in connecting the most sought after talent with our industry leading clients across the IT and Capital Markets sectors. Within these sectors we work across four main verticals; quantitative research trading & risk, digital & analytics, information technology & security, and business change, transformation & strategy.

In an ever changing business and technological landscape, the need for exceptional, agile talent is crucial to almost every organisation’s success over the long term. We target the highest calibre, most relevant individuals possible for each mandate we undertake, achieving this through a consultative, research focused approach to networking, this in addition to access to a substantial range of resources, both in-house and on-line. Our consistent success in doing so over the years has resulted in an impressive portfolio of high-end, blue chip and boutique clients, many of whom we have worked with continuously as a premier recruitment partner for over a decade.

Anson McCade has been recognised as being instrumental in the growth of some of the world’s leading organisations and most innovative start-ups. Our consultants are industry experts who understand the challenges that many organisations face in today’s frenetic and unpredictable technical and business climate, as well as the diversity, skills matrix variance and mix of ambitions and expectations of the candidates we work with.

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