Machine Learning Equity Quant Researcher/ Flexible Location

Recruiter
Eka Finance
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
$Base + Bonus
Posted
08 May 2022
Closes
07 Jun 2022
Ref
13271776
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Role:-

  • Working alongside the PM on alpha research, with a primary focus on: idea generation, data gathering and research/analysis, model implementation and back testing for systematic equity strategies
  • Developing and deploying machine learning methods for signal generation and portfolio optimization
  • Building Machine Learning pipelines for efficient and scalable research to be leveraged in trading environment
  • Combining sound financial insights and statistical learning techniques to explore, analyze, and harness a large variety of datasets in order to build strong predictive models which will be deployed to the investment process
  • Collaborating with the PM in a transparent environment, engaging with the whole investment process


Requirements:-

  • Strong research and programming skills are necessary
  • Bachelors, Masters or PhD degree in a quantitative subject such as Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or related field from a top ranked university
  • 2-5 years of Machine Learning experience


  • 2-5 years of experience working in a quantitative research capacity focusing on equities
  • Strong preference for candidates coming from quantitative trading firms but open to individuals from banks as well


  • Product experience in equities


Apply:-

Please send a PDF resume to quants@wkafinance.com

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