Quantitative Research Director

Augusta Aiken & Associates
Mumbai, India
$500k - $1000k
20 Jul 2022
19 Aug 2022
Job Function
Hedge Funds
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Your role

• Building and Leading a team of quant researchers to develop high quality alpha models

• Mentoring junior researchers in research and collaboration with other researchers across the globe

• Researching and developing high quality predictive signals

• Identifying statistical patterns and opportunities by leveraging access to large and diversified datasets

• Generating new research ideas, alphas, features

• Monitoring signal behaviour and model performance over time

• Leading the full strategy research cycle from signal generation to implementation in the global execution platform

Your present skillset

• Proven track record in delivering successful systematic strategies

• 7-15 years' experience with a minimum of 3-5 years' experience in alpha generation and 2-3 years' experience in portfolio management

• Advanced knowledge in statistics, machine learning, NLP or AI techniques

• Intellectual curiosity to explore new data sets, solve complex problems, drive innovative processes and connect the dots between multiple fields

• Comfortable with handling large datasets with time-series in-memory and/or column-oriented databases

• Coding skills required in at least one leading programming language (Python, R, C#, C++)

• Excellent communication skills

Please apply directly, or email me at hugo@aaaglobal.co.uk