Systematic Fund Recruiting Quant Support Candidate/ Urgent -$ Base + Bonus
- $ High
- London, England, United Kingdom
- Permanent, Full time
- Eka Finance
- 17 Oct 17 2017-10-17
Multi – billion dollar systematic fund are looking to recruit a quant support candidate who will be responsible for the smooth running of all day-to-day processes related to the quantitative aspects of the business.
Your role will involve ensuring all quantitative processes such as strategies , portfolio weighting and risk management algorithms are running.
Making sure portfolio weights and strategy requests are valid through the day.
Ensuring that the strategy and portfolio processes are in a clean state at end of day.
Taking responsibility for documentation of the checking and fail recovery procedures.
There will be some opportunity to get involved in project work such as analysing potential improvements to the system e.g. the impact on trading costs of extending trading hours.
You will work very closely with the systematic quant team
To apply for this role , you must be quantitatively minded and have either a 2:1 or a first class degree in a scientific subject . They will also consider Masters students.
A strong , solid grounding in programming with at least 2 years of experience of programming in Python or a similar language . The coding requirement is very important.
Ideally you will have some experience of a technical support role.
Good problem solving skills
Long term potential for this role is for a candidate to progress to a quantitative analyst role.
This is a great way for top performing candidates with a BA or a Masters to work alongside world leading quant analysts and then to transition into a pure quant role in the future.
Please send a PDF or Word resume to Sara Hunter at firstname.lastname@example.org