Quantitative Researcher (Hedge Fund)

Location: Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH251986_1640681179

A regional hedge fund is hiring a Quant Researcher to work closely with the Chief Investment Officer.



The incumbent will be responsible for conducting research on quantitative financial investment using machine learning methods. Other duties include:

  • Perform model optimization and parameter adjustment to improve existing models
  • Research on cutting-edge machine learning algorithms and develop 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:

  • At least 2 years of experience in machine learning, 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
  • Proficiency in at least one programming language (eg Python, C, C++, Java, etc);
  • Experience in financial investment/ quantitative investment preferred
  • Knowledge of AI technology, mathematical modeling
  • Bilingual in English and Mandarin as interaction with Chinese counterparts is required

If you believe you fit the requirements for the role, please click APPLY NOW or drop an email to Selicia.low@ambition.com.sg. Note: We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Data provided is for recruitment purposes only. Business License Number: 200611680D. EA Registration Number: R1767640

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