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Quantitative Analyst

Quantitative Analyst

Type: Full-Time
Primary Location: , , US
Education: Bachelor’s Degree

Job Description

Prospect 33 is hiring rockstar Quant Analysts to join our rapidly expanding AI / ML team!

The ideal candidate is an outstanding analyst who is interested in working closely with client partner teams; understanding their processes and analytic needs; and developing technical solutions along the way. They will sit side-by-side with data scientists and analyze complex business problems, and be expected to communicate relevant insights to senior stakeholders and key decision-makers. The ideal candidate works well in collaborative environments and is comfortable in changing environments with competing priorities. They must possess solid business acumen, a strong quantitative / technical background, and a natural curiosity. They will also have the communication skills to partner with both PM and Technology teams to guide the integration of prototypes into the core production technology.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Designing algorithms that can model relationships and identify substitutes
  • Design efficient algorithms and optimizers to automate key portfolio construction processes
  • Develop prototypes and partner with PMs to integrate these into daily processes
  • Partner with Technology teams to design and develop the core “Algo Platform”
  • Develop other desk tools to support the Core PM investment process.
  • Partner with Technology teams to ensure existing applications continue to evolve to support Core PM needs.
  • Develop reporting methods on new tools to ensure improvements can be measured

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Job Requirements
  • Strong quantitative background (at least BA / BS in Math / Science / Engineering / related discipline).
  • Strong programming skills in at least two of the following: Python, Visual Basic, R, MATLAB, Java, C++
  • Familiarity with similarity learning methods and recommender systems
  • Knowledge of machine learning methods and related tools
  • Experience in working as a Portfolio Manager, either directly or alongside
  • Familiarity across a wide range of funds and investment styles (index/active, fundamental / quantitative)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and process-oriented approach
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • Knowledge of BlackRock Aladdin tools beneficial

Prospect 33 is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are a diverse and inclusive company. Great talent is always welcome at Prospect 33 regardless of background, ethnicity, race, gender, sexual orientation, religious views, or even political views.

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