Quant Researcher, Hedge Fund

Location: Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH246871_1613714260

A regional hedge fund is hiring for a Quant Researcher to work closely with the CIO.

The incumbent will be responsible to develop and test highly automated quant trading strategies, using a variety of financial instruments to perform following responsibilities including, but not limited to:

  • Evaluate and analyze financial data sets, and shape the insights into financial market;
  • -Develop core algorithms and sophisticated investment models leading directly to trading decisions;
  • Apply quantitative techniques and continuously improve trading strategies in every aspect such as trading execution, risk management and etc;
  • Conduct research and statistical analyses on target markets.

The successful candidate must have the following:

  • 2 - 4 years of experience in a similar role, in a fund or global bank
  • Master Degree (or above) in quantitative disciplines such as Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, IEOR, or a related field in top universities; Prior experience with equities is preferable;
  • Proficiency in at least one programming language (eg Python, C, C++, Java, etc);
  • Apply quantitative techniques and continuously improve trading strategies in every aspect such as trading execution, risk management Ability to be a self-starter and innovator
  • Team player who is inquisitive and eager to learn

If you believe you fit the requirements for the role, please click APPLY NOW or drop an email to Sumukhi.Ramnath@ambition.com.sg. Data provided is for recruitment purposes only. Business License Number: 200611680D. EA Registration Number: R1656980

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