Lead Quant Analyst – Electronic Execution

London or New York
Ref: LQAE-0501
$$$ Highly Competitive Salary Package
Global Investment Bank
Front Office Quant Analytics

This is an excellent opportunity to join a Global Investment Bank as it looks to expand its global Electronic Execution business. With an establish business in Asia already in place, our client is now looking to replicate things in London and New York. They want to hire a senior Quant Analyst to help lead and grow this business within equity markets.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Research and implement new algorithms for electronic execution
  • 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:
  • 5+ years relevant experience developing algorithms for electronic execution in equity markets
  • Good knowledge of US or UK markets: applications of real-time signals, and market optimisation
  • Masters or PhD educated in a Quant, Maths or Engineering field
  • Strong IT skills in Python, kdb / Q, and data science tools
  • People management skills would be advantageous