Quantitative Researcher

  • 90k+ / month + Bonus
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Orion James
  • 20 Apr 19

Top Global Hedge Fund with AUM over USD 10 Billion. The firm deploys systematic, computer driven trading strategies across multiple liquid asset classes - Equities, Futures, Foreign Exchange and more. As the team is expanding they are seeking talented quantitative researchers to build out scalable models for portfolio managers. You will have an opportunity to work with some of the best traders in the business and gain a level of exposure unparalleled in the market.

Responsibilities

  • You will work closely with portfolio managers to develop a trading platform that holds the core strategy component, inputs the market data and outputs the trading signals to brokers/markets for execution
  • Helping to build a data recording and storage mechanism, a booking, position keeping and reconciliation mechanism as well as a graphic interface to monitor market/trade/position/risk
  • Maintaining the system, ensuring its stability, robustness and security and provide support in the terms of participating the execution monitoring


Requirements

We are looking for candidates with the following attributes -

  • Strong software development skills in either Python, Matlab, VBA, C++, C# or Java along with an open mind for continouse improvement
  • Familiarity with market data, order passing, OMS and EMS components of a trading system will be a plus
  • Good communicaiton skills in English, with additional languauges a bonus