Position Quant Analyst
Location London & New York
Founded in 1997, Marshall Wace is one of the world’s leading alternative investment managers. It enjoys a strong reputation in the industry for its success, influence and innovation, built by a dedicated team of people working in a dynamic, entrepreneurial culture. Our firm is made up of 230 professionals operating from offices in London, New York, and Hong Kong.
At the heart of the firm’s success is the drive to deliver investment performance of the highest quality.
The role, duties and responsibilities
You would join our quantitative implementation team which is responsible for the day-to-day running of all of the TOPS and quantitative models at Marshall Wace. This is a hands-on role responsible for
Profile and qualifications
Ideally you will have experience as a Quantitative Researcher / Quantitative Analyst in Equities or Options. However, we will consider exceptional candidates with experience in other asset classes.
You will have an excellent academic record from a top-tier university and you should also have strong coding skills in python, matlab or equivalent as well as experience with SQL databases.
Candidates should have a broad understanding of quantitative finance and portfolio management, ideally coupled with previous experience in this field. Candidates will also need good communication skills and the ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure.