Quantitative Researcher



London, UK
Posted on Thursday, January 5, 2023

We are looking for skillful Quantitative Researchers to join our team. Responsibilities will include:

  • Researching vast amounts of market data to identify patterns and express your own fully algorithmic trading strategies
  • Creating and implementing strategies into production which means your findings can be a direct revenue driver
  • Efficiently processing, storing, and retrieving huge amounts of market data to identify trading opportunities
  • Generating novel ways of analysing and interpreting our proprietary data
  • Improving the quality of our simulations and accuracy of forecasts
  • Shaping our trading footprint by identifying new markets to trade on

We would consider all levels of experience from university graduate to experienced or more senior researchers.

Internships are also available within the team.

Qualities that make you an ideal candidate may include:

  • Complex problem solving, focusing on results rather than process
  • Unconventional thinking, creativity and persistence
  • Good mix of engineering and data science skills in the domain of time series analysis
  • Ability to build whole data analysis pipelines from data preparation and feature selection to efficient training, hyper-parameter optimisation, validation, and testing
  • PhD, MSc from top tier universities in relevant STEM subjects (mathematics, physics, computer science)

This is a front office trading role and as such permanent remote work is not an option

  • Competitive base salary
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Private health insurance
  • Auto enrolment in defined contribution pension scheme
  • Free Friday lunches, drinks and snacks
  • Conference budget
  • Central London office

If the above job description excites you please submit your CV together with a brief cover letter that clearly outlines the reason why you apply and what makes you a great fit for the role. Applications without cover letter will not be considered.