Quant Portfolio Manager

Recruiter
Anson McCade
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 Jul 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Quant Portfolio Manager

My client is a leading multibillion dollar investment manager focused on systematic trading. They are looking to hire Quant Portfolio Managers to build out a new team leveraging their infrastructure and expertise, this is a unique opportunity to join a project from an early stage whilst being backed by an industry leading asset manager. Successful candidates are expected to develop and implement their own systematic trading strategies on the internal, proprietary, cutting-edge infrastructure. Compensation is directly linked to P&L.

Candidate profile

  • PhD/Masters from a top tier university
  • A strong background in finance, mathematics and statistics
  • An evident track record
  • Entrepreneurial and risk-taker
  • A creative thinker and independently-minded
  • Strong coding skills in Python

Strategy profile

  • Cash equities, currencies and futures
  • Holding periods of between hours to weeks
  • Sharpe ratio of 2+