Sr. quant Developer - Boston, Massachusetts United States - 17242



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 17242
Title: Sr. quant Developer
Job Location: Boston, Massachusetts - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
relocation packages are available
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?



 Senior quantitative developer to join our Multi-Asset Class Strategies team, who will own all aspects of quantitative model development for the team – including design, implementation, visualization, and maintenance. New and growing business  focuses on all major global asset classes including Equities, Fixed Income, Currencies, Commodities and Options/Volatility. As a member of the investment team, this person will closely collaborate with PMs and quantitative researchers and will have opportunities to contribute to research and investment decisions.
 

JOB DESCRIPTION


• Responsible for all aspects of quantitative model development
• Work with PMs and researchers to design and implement sophisticated quantitative multi-asset models
• Design and implement state of the art model visualization capabilities
• Maintain all aspects of the models including daily production jobs
• Build systems to gather, cleanse and integrate data from various sources
• Apply advanced algorithms from the field of quantitative finance and computational science to assist in the research of macroeconomic and financial variables
• Contribute to the  research agenda and investment decisions
Qualifications:
• Minimum 7+ years of experience as a quantitative developer for an investment firm
• Master’s degree with an outstanding academic record in a technical field such as mathematics, science or engineering; PhD degree preferred
• Hands on development experience with Python (Pandas, Numpy) for modeling/analytical work and SQL for data access and architecture; JavaScript experience for visualization a plus
• Very strong mathematical skills; experience with Bayesian estimation and optimization is a plus
• Proficiency in multi-asset class data series and operating data delivery platforms
• Superior software, database design and programming skills to move quickly from concept to solution
• World-class analytic skills and the ability to clearly articulate approach, process and results in verbal, graphical and written form
• Creativity, enthusiasm, collegiality and the ability to excel in a self-starting environment
• Drive and humility to deliver on high value projects and roll up your sleeves attitude
To apply for this position or view Acadian’s open roles, please visit the Careers section of our website at https://www.acadian-asset.com/careers/job-opportunities. We will contact only selected candidates.
 

QUALIFICATIONS

 Minimum 7+ years of experience as a quantitative developer for an investment firm
• Master’s degree with an outstanding academic record in a technical field such as mathematics, science or engineering; Ph.D. degree preferred
• Hands-on development experience with Python (Pandas, Numpy) for modeling/analytical work and SQL for data access and architecture; JavaScript experience for visualization a plus
• Very strong mathematical skills; experience with Bayesian estimation and optimization is a plus
• Proficiency in multi-asset class data series and operating data delivery platforms
• Superior software, database design, and programming skills to move quickly from concept to solution
• World-class analytic skills and the ability to clearly articulate approach, process, and results in verbal, graphical and written form
• Creativity, enthusiasm, collegiality and the ability to excel in a self-starting environment
• Drive and humility to deliver on high-value projects and roll up your sleeves attitude
 

Education:
University - Master's Degree

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