Junior Quantitative Researcher

Employer
Selby Jennings
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
17 Sep 2022
Closes
17 Oct 2022
Ref
16896548
Job Function
Hedge Funds
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Junior Quantitative Researchers

A Quantitative Research Analyst will be tasked to develop and deploy algorithmic trading strategies based on patterns and statistical findings from market behavior.

Responsibilities
  • Use mathematical or statistical techniques to solve practical issues in finance, including risk management, securities trading or derivative valuation.
  • Explore trading ideas, implement and deploy trading algorithms across asset classes.
  • Coordinate with traders and analysts to analyze trading strategies, market conditions, and trading system performance.
  • Explore trading ideas by analyzing market data for patterns.
  • Create tools for data cleaning, processing and analysis.
  • Contribute to writing a library of analytical computations to support market data analysis and trading.

Qualifications
  • Competency with at least one programming language (e.g. Python, Java).
  • Practical knowledge in simulation, testing, and statistical modelling (multivariate regression, time series modelling, etc.)
  • Research experience dealing with large amounts of high-frequency data.
  • Excellent data-mining and analytical skills.
  • Familiarity with fundamental and technical analysis in trading and investment.

Education and experiences:
  • Degree in a quantitative field such as Mathematics, Statistics, Quantitative Finance or equivalent.
  • Relevant professional experiences preferred.

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