Quantitative Research Associate
Company: Enlightenment Research, LLC
Location: New York
Posted on: November 11, 2019
Seeking a quant to work with senior researchers in a highly
collaborative environment on all aspects of our existing trading
system, including the design of novel predictive signals and the
enhancement of our algorithms for prediction, trade execution, and
portfolio construction. You will have an opportunity to learn about
all facets of running a successful quantitative trading business
and to meaningfully contribute in every area.
Masters or PhD degree in science, engineering, economics, or
finance is required. Candidates who will not have earned such a
degree before June 1, 2020, will not be considered.
Required qualities are curiosity, fascination with financial
markets, drive to succeed, love for all things creative but applied
statistics above all, painstaking attention to detail,
independence, outstanding communication and social skills, high
ethical standards, and the ability to thrive in a high-pressure
Successful candidates will have common sense, creativity, and solid
knowledge of applied statistics; and will be able to work with real
data, clearly convey technical ideas in writing and translate these
ideas into clean, robust, efficient code.
In addition to full-time quants, we are seeking graduate student
interns, both full-time for Summer 2020 and for part-time
"winternships" during Spring 2020. When applying please indicate
whether you are interested in the full-time position, the summer
internship, or the semester internship.
Keywords: Enlightenment Research, LLC, New York , Quantitative Research Associate, Other , New York, New York
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