Quantitative systematic equity researcher – Hedge Fund – London

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Octavius Finance
  • 23 Mar 19

A London based systematic hedge fund is currently looking to add to their quantitative team in London. The fund trades all asset classes systematically but is looking for a researcher to join their equities group who trades factors/sectors with a holding periods of over a week.

Your responsibilities and experience will include:

  • Building stock selection alpha strategies (mid-low frequency)
  • Performing portfolio optimization and portfolio construction
  • Conducting quant equity research: originating, testing and developing new alpha-generating signals to build into an alpha model
  • Maintaining and improving alpha models

The ideal candidate will have approximately 3-5 years’ experience within equity quant research.

This is a small but successful fund who have seen their AUM rise substantially.

In order to apply please send your CV in WORD FORMAT to quanttrading@octaviusfinance.com or call UK:  +44 (0) 208 004 4029