Quantitative Developer in New York, NY at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 11/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/17/2019

Job Description

A global investment firm is seeking a Quantitative Developer to join their team in New York, NY.

Responsibilities

  • Build expertise in Barra and internal fundamental equity factor risk models
  • Develop models to compute new analytics in collaboration with the head of portfolio research
  • Support and run processes for quantitative risk and risk management
  • Perform extensive back-testing of existing and new risk models and investment strategies

Qualifications

  • Must have at least a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or related field
  • 5+ years of front office quantitative development experience
  • Strong knowledge of software design, including algorithms and object-oriented design
  • Strong knowledge of linear algebra and statistics
  • Experience in either Python, R or C++; Experience in Python programming language is strongly preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Detail oriented, a quick learner and able to adapt to a dynamic high paced environment
  • A demonstrated track record of success in challenging environments
  • Good team player with a strong willingness to participate and help others
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