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Quant Analyst | Quant Analytics - Hedge Fund

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Location United Kingdom,

Remuneration £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits: + Large Performance Related Bonus

Employment type perm

Updated 12th Oct 2017

Company Selby Jennings

Contact Scott Darroch

Phone 020 3758 8900

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FRONT OFFICE QUANTITATIVE ANALYST - $30bn HEDGE FUND - LONDON

QUANTITATIVE ANALYST//FIXED INCOME//DATA SCIENCE//FRONT OFFICE//QUANT ANALYTICS//PYTHON//KDB//R//VBA//CREDIT//FX//INTEREST RATES//GLOBAL MACRO

Selby Jennings is working with a global $30bn hedge fund as they seek to enhance their quant capabilities with the hire of a new quant analyst here in London. This role will involve the creation and maintenance of databases and the development of quantitative projects alongside quant analytics, quantitative modelling, portfolio construction, and asset allocation duties.

To apply for this position you will have a professional quantitative background in data science or front office investment banking quantitative analytics, working with multiple assets within fixed income at an investment bank, hedge fund, or institutional asset manager.

Responsibilities include:

- Creation and maintenance of databases as well as systematic processes
- Support the development of quantitative projects
- Extraction of insights from large data
- Support design of portfolio optimisation
- Communicated complex ideas and analysis to front office stakeholders at all levels of seniority
- Perform quantitative ad-hoc analysis when required

To be considered for this opportunity you will need to demonstrate:

- An advanced mathematical, quantitative or econometrical qualification - PhD or MSc preferred
- Extensive experience in programming using R, Python and or VBA
- Ability to deal with very large data sets
- Extensive professional experience within multiple fixed income assets
- A CFA qualification is, of course, desirable

Interviews are taking place at short notice. Applicants are invited to register their interest by applying directly to quantsEMEA(AT)selbyjennings(DOT)com


QUANTITATIVE ANALYST//FIXED INCOME//DATA SCIENCE//FRONT OFFICE//QUANT ANALYTICS//PYTHON//KDB//R//VBA//CREDIT//FX//INTEREST RATES//GLOBAL MACRO

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