Quantitative Analyst

Toronto

We are looking for a talented quantitative analyst to help us build out and extend our core product.  Quantitative analytics will dovetail and integrate with key technological building blocks, including graph and semantic technologies, large-scale structured and unstructured data, and a wide range of algorithms.  

We offer

/ competitive compensation, including cash and equity

/ a ground-floor opportunity on a high-potential project with smart, experienced colleagues

/ an opportunity to build a high-performance product that doesn't yet exist

/ opportunities to meet and engage with sophisticated clients

Responsibilities

/ perform quantitative and fundamental analysis on wide range of financial instruments

/ design and validate financial models

/ build applications for quantitative analysis

/ collaborate with software engineers in systems development

/ develop algorithms and lay the groundwork for artificial intelligence and machine learning

Minimum requirements

/ MS or PhD in a technical discipline (math, physics, finance or a related field)

/ 5+ years experience in quantitative financial markets research and portfolio analysis

/ Strong knowledge of investment strategies, techniques and tools and a passion for investing

/ Extensive experience developing algorithms and production-grade code

/ Strong programming skills in Python

Preferred requirements

/ Undergraduate degree in engineering

/ CFA

/ Strong knowledge of Linux/Mac command line, Git, scripting, AWS, cloud computing

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