Systematic Vol Fund Hiring Quant Research Analyst / London - $ High

  • $ High
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Eka Finance
  • 23 Feb 18 2018-02-23

Quantitative Hedge fund focusing on systematic strategies in volatility trading is looking to hire a quantitative research analyst to work on existing and help develop new strategies.

This position will also assist in trade execution and position management. This position will be based in London.



- quantitative strategy research
- proprietary data maintenance
- coding and implementation of systematic strategies
- monitoring market levels, strategy triggers
- assisting with daily trade executions and position reconciliation 

- involvement in projects outside core area (fund launches, client meetings, IT)

- directly reporting to chief investment officer






skills & requirements:

- academic excellence in fields of mathematics, economics or engineering
- strong mathematical skills and applications in financial markets
- good derivatives product knowledge (especially equity options and futures)
- programming skills (preferably C++, Python)
- extensive experience with Excel and Excel macros
- working European and US market hours 
- min 3-5 years previous experience working for banks, hedge funds, brokers or related IT providers.

Quants with prior experience in volatility should apply.

- comfortable working in a small team without a large corporate support environment.



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