Quantitative Researcher

Quantitative Researcher

Job Title: Quantitative Researcher
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mumbai
Reference: 1_11718
Contact Name: Binoy Pavithran
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Job Published: July 11, 2018 15:18

Job Description

We're currently assisting our client, an algorithmic trading firm in looking for a Quantitative Researcher. The successful candidate will assist the trading teams in adding new aspects to existing strategies, build new trading strategies, and test/validate hypothesis made by traders.


  • Analysing hundreds of gigabytes of data to ascertain micro behavioural patterns (at the microsecond timeframe) to explore potential opportunities and strategies
  • Building automated trading signals to drive decisions around strategy and its implementation. 
  • Building engineering solutions to manage the complexity
  • Discovering and imitating the logic and thereby automating the process of setting the hundreds of parameters that traders do on a daily basis
  • Optimizing current trading strategies to improve the PnL 
  • Developing mathematical models to solve difficult stochastic problems 
  • 3 to 4 years in the industry
  • Adept awareness of financial markets and fundamentals 
  • Strong logical & quantitative aptitude 
  • Strong educational background  
  • Knack of problem solving and a high inclination for math problem