Senior Quantitative Strategist
Alpha Alternatives is a multi-asset, multi-strategy, multi-manager alternatives asset management platform. We create alternative investment products driven by cutting edge financial innovation. We operate across various alternative spaces like commodities, long short equities, options trading, private equity, structured credit, quantitative finance etc. We consistently look to create alpha for our prop and managed capital by finding differentiated opportunities with superior risk-return characteristics. We have assets under management of over USD 300 mn, and two CAT III AIF hedge funds with SEBI.
Alpha Alternatives is looking to add smart and ambitious professionals to join our fast growing and IP-driven Quantitative investment business. The team seeks to create high quality investment strategies through our proprietary systematic multi-factor investment framework. This is an opportunity for an entrepreneurial professional to join as a core team member and be a part of building out a high quality, premium quantitative investment firm.
- Minimum 3 years of industry experience in research at a quantitative / financial / systematic firm
- Ideally worked at asset management, index solutions, outsourced research, or quantitative trading firm
- Designed various momentum/trend and mean reversion strategies across asset classes; exposure to systematic strategies will be an advantage
- Strong domain knowledge of either equities, commodities, currency or fixed income markets is a plus with some exposure to international markets.
- Good understanding of data structuring, model conceptualization, model design process and model evaluation
- The ideal candidate will have a strong base in technology with good programming skills.
- Undergraduate or Master's Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics and/or Engineering from IITs or equivalent institutes; MBA from a reputed institute will be an advantage.
Salary will be discussed individually with selected candidates. Compensation will have significant element of performance linked bonus.
Office location will be in Mumbai.
Only selected candidates will be contacted. Among other details, your resume must contain your contact details (correspondence address, email ID, phone number) and date of birth.