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21 червня 2022

Principal Quantitative Researcher (part-time) (вакансія неактивна)

віддалено $8000–12000

About the project

Our customer is managing a portfolio that consists of several financial instruments like equities and ETFs. They are using baseline approaches like risk parity for portfolio construction and aim to develop a more sophisticated toolkit to target higher Sharpe and better drawdowns and time-under-water metrics. Also, we will need to develop a pipeline to launch experiments and research hypotheses on a continuous basis.

Key results
— R&D pipeline for experiments
— Investment management models with API
— Higher Sharpe and lower drawdowns and time-under-water on the backtests

Challenges & responsibilities
— applying a wide range of ML and financial models in quantitative finance, portfolio management, and time series analysis
— prioritizing the optimal technology and algorithms set in a particular project
— research papers analysis
— hands-on implementation of the crucial solution pieces
— supporting and mentoring data science and engineering teams

Skills
— research and paper analysis
— explanation and presentation
— machine learning and engineering
— advanced English
— documentation development

Knowledge
— in-depth machine learning knowledge in the Finance industry (portfolio management, time series analysis, risk management, financial machine learning)
— state of the art business and technology trends

Experience
— MSc / PhD degree in the Mathematics / Computer Science / Statistics / Finance
— machine-learning solutions delivery in fintech, finance, and investment management domain (5+ years)
— publications and public speeches track record

We Offer
— Scientific or engineering challenges
— Work with disruptive deep-tech startups
— Work with the rock stars (senior-level engineers, Ph.D.)
— Meaningful social and environmental projects
— Two options for our cooperation, and people have the opportunity to make their own choice of how they engage in work-related projects and tasks.
— Transparent, professional growth plan depending on your impact
— Remote work from any location
— Flexible working hours
— Unpaid unlimited personal time off
— Regular Team Buildings & company-wide team events

Terms & conditions
Rate: $50-75 per hour
Allocation: 0.375 FTE (15h/week)