Quantitative Researcher

Systematic and Quantitative New York, New York


Description

 

Job Title: Quantitative Researcher

Job Location: New York City

 

QuantOne is one of the major initiatives for Hutchin Hill.  Formed in 2016 after the consolidation of most of the firm’s quant groups, our mandate is to enable the next generation of quant strategies.  We are a close knit group and are looking for others that want to be part of a highly collaborative, entrepreneurial team that will drive Hutchin Hill’s growth over the next decade.

To enhance our group’s capabilities, we are looking for a quant researcher to be part of our signal research teamAs part of the team, you will collaborate with others and apply your mathematical expertise to tackle complex problems which ultimately will lead to quantitative trading strategy deploymentThese strategies can range from signals that use traditional financial datasets to new alternative data – an exciting area of development for the group. 

Role & Responsibilities

  • Take ideas from formation to evaluation to model creation by leveraging a wide variety of time series and other datasets that come from inside and outside of Financial Services.
  • Develop and apply statistical analysis and machine learning techniques to process, interpret, and extract factors from large unstructured data sources
  • Collaborate with other members of our quantitative research team to utilize our latest research tools and techniques to create best in class signals. 

 

Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years experience in a quantitative role within a trading environment preferred.

         Will consider candidates with experience in another professional setting that involves extracting statistical information from large, complex, and messy data sets.

  • Strong analytical skills with experience developing statistical models and signals.
  • Programming skills in Python, C/C++, q/Kdb+, or similar.

 

Academic Prerequisites

  • PhD in engineering, mathematics, statistics, the natural sciences, or a related field.

 

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.