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Senior Financial Engineer

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Location United States,

Remuneration Competitive

Employment type perm

Updated 10th Nov 2017

Company Selby Jennings

Contact Bryan Hill (Chi)

Phone (331) 240-3246

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Senior Financial Engineer

A privately owned quantitative asset management firm is looking to add a Senior Financial Engineer to its portfolio management team. Located in downtown Chicago, they are advisers to the ETF market and registered investment advisers who are looking for a candidate who carries a strong interest in data analysis and quantitative research. Must be able to thrive in a team-based environment and be an innovative problem solver.

Job Requirements:

  • In the role of a Senior Financial Engineer, the successful candidate will be required to perform statistical analyses to optimize a variety of innovations to the current portfolio models
  • This position will also allow the Engineer to present strategies in front of current and prospective clients
  • As an Engineer, you will be tasked with paying close attention to their trading performance and be able to develop improvements
  • This Engineer will need to write blogs on the markets current economic and financial topics
  • Individual will need to explain and develop data collection and acquisition methods


  • M.S./Ph.D. in a technical field with a quantitative focus
  • 3 years of experience in an asset management environment
  • Experience with developing in R/Linux
  • Background in predictive modeling
  • Proficient in mathematics, statistics, and econometrics
  • Eager to solve challenging problems, with an ability to demonstrate their innovative side
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Machine learning in python is a plus

If interested, please reach out to Bryan Hill by email at

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