Quant Researcher - C++ / Python- Global Hedge Fund
Location: London, United Kingdom
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 20421337
One of the world's most prestigious hedge funds is looking for an outstanding Quant Researcher to join one of their systematic trading pods.
This is a high-impact role, joining a small PM-led team that enjoys huge autonomy and are looking to grow their risk-taking. You'll work closely with the Portfolio Manager, drawing on your previous experience to develop quantitative investment models, build unique insights into various datasets, and engineer robust systems that will be used as part of the trading strategies. You'll also apply scientific methods to improve the efficiency of a research and trading pipeline.
If you're looking for a dynamic, entrepreneurial and supportive environment and you enjoy seeing the impact of your work on a daily basis, then this is the role for you!
Strong technical academic background (Maths/Comp Sci/Engineering/Statistics) - Masters or PhD would be ideal
Experience using sophisticated mathematical tools in different contexts
Track record of having a scientific approach to analysing real-world problems and large amounts of empirical data
Strong programming skills in at least one language (C++ and Python preferred)
Financial industry experience preferred, but not required
Benefits & Incentives
Significant salary + a bonus tied to profits / trading strategy success
Greenfield work / big impact with lots of project ownership
Positive, friendly culture and rewarding place to work
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