• $150,000 - $250,000 Base Salary + Bonus + Benefits + Relo
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Strategy
  • 04 Sep 17

Senior Python Quantitative Developer - Director - SF

  • Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Salary: $150,000 - $250,000 Base Salary + Bonus + Benefits + Relo
  • Job Type: Full time

Senior Python Quantitative Developer - Director - SF Asset Manager - Downtown San Francisco

Asset Manager - Downtown San Francisco

Our client is a leading global asset manager based in Downtown San Francisco. The firm has enjoyed a successful year and as such is looking to grow as we head into 2018!

Through this we are seeking a senior level Quant Developer to join their Fixed Income Alpha Group in an effort to build out a green-field model platform. The team itself a part of the flagship hedge fund within the firm. There are currently two members, who sit within the business unit, partnering very closely with Portfolio Managers and Quantitative Researchers

They are looking for someone with expert Python skills (Pandas, NumPy), ideally with an understanding of financial assets, who can offer strategic solutions and hit the ground running in developing this model-based trading platform. Fixed income knowledge and experience with R/MATLAB is a plus! They are open to considering Python experts from outside of finance with top-notch quantitative/mathematic skills as well. The firm is based downtown, looking to bring on someone at the VP or Director level and compensation will be highly competitive.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Developing & implementing model platform used for model-based trading strategies
  • Acting as technical liason between Portfolio Managers and Quantitative Researchers
  • Building tools for live trading and backtesting
  • Implementing new strategies
  • Working with the senior traders on research and development
Key Skills Required:
  • Python (Pandas, NumPY, SciPy etc) programming skills
  • Any exposure to R, MATLAB, SAS a plus
  • Minimum Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Strong Mathematical/Analytical Skills
  • Prior front office experience in a Fixed Income environment is a plus
This is an extraordinary opportunity for someone who is looking to challenge themselves amongst some of the industry's elite performers. If interested, please send us your details to mailto:apply.a33ho1ghu5o@phaidoninternational.aptrack.co.uk apply.a33ho1ghu5o@phaidoninternational.aptrack.co.uk or call 646-759-5602.