Buy Side Quant Required

Huxley Associates
08 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Buy Side Quant Required

A leading Buy Side institution is looking for a Quant to work as part of their Quant team. Within this role you will report to the head of the team and be responsible for the design of the trading framework. The team will consist of six people who will find effective ways to raise and invest capital whilst managing their exposure to risk.

During this role, you will be responsible for designing and implementing trading components to generate alpha alongside, using statistical quantitative research to develop testing strategies. Additionally, you will be given the opportunity to use innovative techniques to create and implement solutions from scratch whilst, being in close communication with the quantitative research eteams.

Candidates must come from a leading educational establishment with top qualifications in mathematics, physics or computer science. An extensive knowledge of risks concerning front office activities as well as a creative approach to problem solving will be valuable. Furthermore, experience with C++, Python and exposure to machine learning will be advantageous.
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