Senior Researcher  (VAC-C21124M)

Τομέας/Κατηγορίες Εργασίας: Πληροφορική – Τηλεπικοινωνίες
Τύπος Απασχόλησης: Πλήρης Απασχόληση
Τοποθεσία: Κύπρος, Λεμεσός
Δημοσιεύθηκε πριν από: 3 εβδομάδες
Λήγει σε 2 εβδομάδες
Reference Number: FJ154348

Περιγραφή Θέσης

Our client is a Global Investment Management Company in Limassol looking for a Senior Researcher. The company deploys quantitative hedge fund strategies to trade the global financial markets, with a long and successful track record. The company is offering a stimulating environment with exciting personal growth and long-term career opportunities.

The position involves working within the Global Research team; there is also significant interaction with the Trading and Fund Management teams. The objective is the development of innovative products and computational methods for our statistical arbitrage and quantitative strategies (i.e. FX, Commodities, Futures). In addition, the role involves statistical analysis of portfolio risk and returns, involvement in the portfolio management process and monitoring and analysing transactions on an ongoing basis. The  researchers participate in novel financial analysis and development efforts that require significant application of mathematical modelling techniques.

 

Requirements:

  • Very good quant skills, ideally a PhD in Hard sciences/Engineering or Mathematics and a good grasp of Statistics, together with excellent all round analytical and programming abilities. 
  • At least 5 years’ experience in systematic, quantitative strategy development or trading (medium-term to high frequency
  • Strong programming skills in Python (or equivalent) and another OO programming language
  • Data mining experience in the context of large datasets of time series
  • Excellent understanding about the lifecycle of model development in systematic trading – from inception and back-testing to production and execution
  • Strong, methodical problem solving and numerical reasoning skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure and have proactive approach to implementing enhancements and process improvements whilst maintaining precision 
  • Ability to drive projects and mentor junior team members 
  • Drive to learn and work well in a team as well as taking ownership on sub-projects
  • Experience in a similar role is a must; prior experience in systematic trading of FX will be preferred SQL/relational database experience will be an advantage

 

The working hours are Monday to Friday between from 08.30 – 17.30 (one hour lunch break and flexible as required)

The company is offering a competitive salary based on experience plus a discretionary bonus based on performance.

 

TO APPLY for this job opportunity, send your CV (in English please) to [email protected] and include the reference:  Senior Researcher – VAC-C21124M. We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Κύπρος, Λεμεσός