Electronic Execution Quant Analysts (VP & AVP)

Hong Kong
Ref: QAEHK-2109
HKD Highly Competitive Salary Package
Global Investment Bank
Electronic Execution, Block Trading & Program Trading

This is an excellent opportunity to join a Global Investment Bank as it looks to expand its global Electronic Execution business. With an established Asian business already in place, our client is looking to hire two Quant Analysts (VP and Associate) to help grow this business within equity markets. This role will cover all quant activities equity execution in Asia, including block trading, program trading, and electronic execution!

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Research and implement new algorithms for electronic execution and order placement
  • Research new liquidity landscapes and design optimal liquidity seeking strategies
  • Work with clients, performing customisation and analysis on execution algorithms
  • Apply statistical and machine learning across large data sets
  • Create and prepare new ideas and content for clients

ESSENTIAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • 2-7 years relevant experience (client is hiring one VP and one Ass/AVP)
  • Experience developing algorithms for electronic execution in equity markets
  • Good knowledge of relevant markets: applications of real-time signals, and market specific optimisation
  • Masters or PhD educated in a relevant field (Science / Maths / Engineering)
  • Strong IT skills in Python, kdb / Q, and data science tools