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Systematic Quant Researcher, Established Hedge Fund, London

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Royaume-Uni, Londres
Mise en ligne il y a 1 jour CDI Competitive base, Strong Bonus potential
We are working with an elite fund looking to add to their growing systematic team in London by hiring quantitative researchers to generate alpha signals within a team. The fund is a collegiate set up with a collaborative culture and blended approach combining systematic and discretionary trading. This would suit a quant researcher with an excellent technical background and a track record generating systematic alpha within liquid markets who is keen to take on significant ownership in a team based set up at a top tier macro fund.

This role will focus on researching a range of markets and products to generate successful signals. The team prioritising finding candidates who combine high performance with low ego and a collaborative mindset. The role will involve working closely with a range of senior stakeholders, so as well as excellent technical ability there is a need for strong communication skills. They are looking for people who have positive, entrepreneurial mindsets who are motivated and ambitious to tkae the next step in their career. 

There are looking to build a signficant business over the next 18 months. As such, there is open mindedness on trade time horizon, market focus (Macro and Equities are of particular interest) and products traded. There are clear plans for growth within this business, so it is an exciting time to join. The fund is a global name and so this opportunity combines the upside of joining a new team and helping to build it out with being part of a very established wider business. 

As the team operate with a flat hierarchy, they would consider candidates at a range of experience levels over the next 12 months, but the current priority is to find top tier mid level candidates.  

Requirements

  • 3-7 years’ experience working on systematic strategies at a top tier institution 
  • Masters/PhD from Top Tier University in highly quantitative subject
  • Ambitious and entrepreneurial mindset
  • Ability to work in a collegiate team centred environment 

Due to demand we are advertising this role anonymously. If you would prefer to speak to someone before submitting a CV please send a blank application to the role and someone will be in touch to discuss.