Newton - Quantitative Analyst
Newton Investment Management is one of BNY Mellon Investment Management's specialists, and they are a London-based global investment house with expertise in a range of disciplines, including global, regional and emerging-market equities, multi-asset strategies, absolute return investing and global bonds. A global, thematic approach to investment helps them achieve long-term perspective on global financial markets and economies, and identify areas of long-term risk and opportunity. Their belief is that responsible investment is better investment for clients and they consider ESG (environmental, social and governance) issues in relation to every company in which they invest. Newton is part of BNY Mellon Investment Management, one of the world's largest investment managers. What's on Offer?
Newton is a professional, friendly and collegiate place to work offer a number of benefits like a 12% pension contribution, flexible working hours and opportunities to progress. The firm looks to attract individuals who are keen to work as part of a team, in a meritocratic environment, and who are driven to help make the organisation a great place to work. Newton employees are bright, inquisitive, thoughtful and collaborative. They are highly motivated to deliver performance and service to clients. Newton prides itself on being an employer of choice, with a commitment to diversity. BNY Mellon Investment Management:
BNY Mellon Investment Management is one of the world's largest investment managers. We believe that the right results begin by being relevant to every client whether that's; access the way they want it, diversifying strategies, reassurance, or quality insights for better informed decisions.
That's why we have designed a model that is truly built around investor's needs - bringing together world-class investment managers with best of breed talent and unique cultures to deliver investment outcomes. This is combined with the global scale and strength of BNY Mellon Investment Management - connecting investors with opportunities across every major asset class in more than 100 markets and 35 countries.
Today, we have eight investment management firms in our stable: Alcentra, ARX, Dreyfus Cash Investment Strategies, Insight, Mellon, Newton Investment Management, Siguler Guff and Walter Scott.
We believe this is how investing should be and we are looking for talent to help us deliver on our promise.
BNY Mellon Investment Management is part of the BNY Mellon group (the corporate brand of The Bank Of New York Mellon). Job Purpose:
Newton's Quant, Data Science team is seeking a highly skilled quantitative analyst whose output will be an integral part of the investment processes. This is a role which will be exposed to portfolio construction activities early on, and is to bridge academic research and investment management. Key Responsibilities:
-Maintain, communicate and improve Dynamic Asset Allocation Model Portfolio which plays an important part in Newton's asset allocation decision making processes
-Audit, update and improve quant models such as Capital Market Assumptions, Strategic Asset Allocation, and Regime Switching models
-Be an active contributor to client solutions design alongside the Multi-Asset Solutions Manager
-Be involved in data science projects related to Thematic Investing Strategies and Responsible Investing
-Participate in quantitative research projects to support investment teams and clients, and develop models
#LI-DB2 Qualifications Expectations:
•Efficient Decision Making Experience and qualifications required:
-Post-graduate degree in a numerical discipline
-Knowledge of unsupervised and supervised machine learning models and a solid ground in statistics
-Proficiency in programming and data management such as R/Python/Matlab, SQL, Gitlab / version control
-Ideally an R programmer but proficiency also in Python and/Matlab is a clear advantage BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Our ambition is to build the best global team - one that is representative and inclusive of the diverse talent, clients and communities we work with and serve - and to empower our team to do their best work. We support wellbeing and a balanced life, and offer a range of family-friendly, inclusive employment policies and employee forums. Primary Location:
United Kingdom-Greater London-London Job:
Asset Management Internal Jobcode:
Newton-HR06148 Requisition Number: