A major quantitative asset manager in Boston is looking for someone to contribute to signal research, work on portfolio construction methodologies, assist with portfolio construction, and develop various performance and analytical tools. The ideal candidate will have experience working on or managing factor based portfolios as well as experience across a range of security instruments such as futures, options, swaps and other derivatives.
5+ years of experience in systematic fixed income research or trading
Strong quantitative and analytical skills
Prior expertise in currency and commodities is a plus.
Proficiency in foundational knowledge of financial and statistical principles
Experience with statistical analysis software tools such as R