Senior Quant Researcher/Developer

  • Competive salary + Bonus
  • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 25 Mar 19

A unique opportunity to work in an exciting, and dynamic environment, where your contribution is valued and rewarded. An entrepreneurial mind set is favored and there is a distinct opportunity to progress your career; dictated by your ability, efforts and personal impact.

 

  • Development of proprietary portfolio strategies and risk analytics;
  • Maintenance of proprietary databases and financial models;
  • Provide detailed risk simulation analytics
  • Oversee and critique coding scripts produced by the team
  • Proactively be informed of latest financial markets, industry trends, external and internal research, academic publications, and product innovation developments
  • Confidently and credibly present analytical findings and recommendations

Requirements

  • 6+ years’ experience within a similar role
  • Masters or PhD educated preferred
  • Advanced programming: Python or R script desirable, machine learning, Matlab and VBA advantageous
  • Familiarity with database management concepts
  • Strong portfolio analytics, econometrics and financial modelling, data mining and back testing