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Global Markets - Quantitative Equity Strategy Associate
Credit Suisse -
June 5, 2018
New York, New York
We Offer Quantitative Equity Strategy Associate Credit Suisse is looking for a Quantitative Equity Strategy Associate to join the Equity Strategy team in our New York office. You have 3+ years of experience in the financial industry along with a background in programming. The Equity Strategy group provides investment advice to institutional clients. The team regularly publishes research reports on a wide-range of topics, including corporate earnings, valuations, portfolio positioning, and market leadership. At Credit Suisse, associates play an integral role in the innovation, production and distribution of creative research as a member of a Senior Analyst's research franchise. Our Research Department is one of the top rated on Wall Street and our Analyst program offers you the developmental resources to succeed. Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree with strong academic background required (preferably finance, mathematics, computer science, engineering, or other quantitative background). Advanced degree preferred.
Programming skills required, with a working knowledge of R (strongly preferred) or Python, and SQL.
Knowledge of equity datasets, including Compustat, IBES, FactSet, and Morningstar, a plus.
Experience with FactSet AlphaTest a plus.
Understanding of business modeling and accounting principles preferred but not necessary.
You Offer Responsibilities:
You develop quantitative models to evaluate market and economic trends and investment risks.
You use macroeconomic signals and corporate financial statement metrics to forecast stock returns.
You posses the ability to maintain models and databases, ensuring correct and up-to-date information for research reports.
You have the ability to write research reports based on investment theses.
You assist with the Senior Analyst in the preparation of materials for presentations.
You assist with ad-hoc projects.
Series 7, 63, 86, and 87 required - successful completion will be required after employment begins