Vacancy detail

PHD GRADUATE - QUANT STRATEGIST/ANALYST

$170,000 – $210,000

Location: United States (New York – New York) Type: Permanent Skills: trading, quant analytics, research, C++, python, research, phd, olympiads, putnam, quant strategist, quant analyst

They are currently looking to build out their largest and most profitable office in New York. They are looking to hire 5 PHD graduates (with up to 2 years' experience). You will be working with some of the most talented quants, developers and traders in the business and it is a fantastic opportunity to start your career.

The Role:

  • You will be conducting quantitative research to generate new trade ideas
  • Building trading strategies and trading them effectively
  • Working closely with developers and support teams

Requirements:

  • Exceptional PHD graduates (expected graduation in 2019 or 2020) in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Maths or similar from top universities
  • Internship experience at top tech or finance firms
  • Strong programming abilities in any language i.e. Python, Java, C++ or similar
  • Up to 2 years' commercial experience at a tech or finance firm (this is not a necessity)
  • Extra-curricular activities/competitions/awards i.e. Olympiads, Putnams, Scholarships
  • Highly analytical, innovative and motivated - natural thirst for knowledge and career progression
  • Published papers throughout studies

If you, or someone you know might be interested please send your CV or get in touch at +44 20 7780 6700.

Thanks

Reference: APAAMAC938320

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