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Digital investment management service

Quantitative Researcher, Finance

₹8L – ₹15L
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Quantitative research in finance for a world-class fintech service

As a quantitative researcher in finance, you will be focusing on financial investments. The primary responsibility of the role is to investigate and develop innovative automated investment strategies. You will also work on the algorithmic implementation of the strategies using software. You will have a diverse focus across finance, including: asset allocation, portfolio construction, portfolio optimization, trade execution, behavioral finance, and risk tolerance assessment.

Tasks:
* Develop portfolio optimization models and investment algorithms
* Build reproducible backtests for proposed models / algorithms
* Conduct empirical statistical analysis / modeling on relevant data and develop actionable insights
* Develop research software for data management, modeling, optimization, backtesting, portfolio analytics to ensure efficient, well-tested, and reproducible research process
* Investigate, identify, and acquire internal / external datasets
* Closely collaborate with the engineering team to implement proposed strategies / algorithms in our technology system
* Communicate technical content to an audience with varied backgrounds

Current Location: Bengaluru

Notice Period: 60 days or less
We offer a competitive salary based on your skill-sets. Equity, if preferred, is also offered.


Skill Check
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Financial markets: [Mandatory] Prior experience or demonstrated interest in finance
Mathematical modeling: [Mandatory] At least 2 years of hands-on experience analyzing complex data and building statistical models
Applied mathematics: [Mandatory] Advanced skill level in statistics, econometrics, and optimization
Microsoft Excel: [Mandatory] Advanced skill level
Python: [Preferred] Advanced skill level in programming
R: [Preferred] Advanced skill level in programming
MySQL: [Preferred] Advanced skill level in programming

Education
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* [Mandatory] PhD or Masters degree in finance or economics or econometrics. If the candidate has done Masters degree instead of PhD, then the candidate should have written a commentary or thesis on an acclaimed research paper.
Location
Bengaluru
Job type
Full-time
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
Hiring contact

Dilip Sankarreddy

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QuietGrowth at a glance

Digital investment management service

QuietGrowth focuses on Financial Services, Investment Management, Finance, and Personal Finance. Their company has offices in Bengaluru and Sydney. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees.

You can view their website at https://www.quietgrowth.com.au or find them on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Product Hunt.

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