Quantitative Research - PhD Intern

Systematic and Quantitative New York, New York




Job Title: Quantitative Research - PhD Intern

Job Location:  New York, New York

Time Period: Ideally Fall/Winter 2017 and/or Spring 2018

The QuantOne group is one of the major initiatives for Hutchin Hill.  Formed in 2016 after the consolidation of most of the firm’s quant teams, our mandate is to enable the next generation of quant strategies for the firm. 

Interns will be a full part of our research process, working on some of the most challenging topics that our group is looking to address.  Given our team’s size, you will have an integral role in the research process and will participate in team meetings and help drive ideas forward.  Projects you can participate in include range from the exploration of unique datasets, developing or enhancing trading strategies to improving our execution and many other exciting areas. 

The 10-12 week program accepts candidates throughout the year with start dates available on a rolling basis.  Successful applicants will be a part of our growing team with an opportunity to receive a full time offer.



  • Develop portfolio trading ideas in various asset classes using a cutting edge, large scale database and research platform
  • Apply novel techniques and modeling approaches to financial data sets
  • Search for and build unique data sets for forecasting security prices
  • Implement successful ideas as strategies using the team’s trading software



  • Current PhD candidate in engineering, applied mathematics, statistics, the natural sciences, or a related field.  Will consider Postdoc or candidates with up to two years’ fill time work experience.
  • Exceptional problem solving skills, creativity in data modeling
  • Must be an able programmer comfortable with C++, Python and similar languages, and management of large and complex data problems



Hutchin Hill Capital


Hutchin Hill Capital is a multi-strategy fund focused on liquid investments in fundamental and quantitative strategies. It seeks to generate attractive, risk-adjusted returns with low beta and correlation to traditional risk assets through investments representing four distinct sources of alpha: Global Equities, Fundamental L/S Credit, Global Macro, and Systematic & Quantitative.


Hutchin Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer.