Quantitative Researcher

Recruiter
MACFARLANES
Location
London
Salary
£100,000 per annum + discretionary bonus
Posted
31 Mar 2017
Expires
29 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Work pattern: 5 days a week

Duration: permanent

Number of positions: 1

XTX Research LLP seeks a Quantitative Researcher to work on research and development of statistical models for trading electronically listed securities across global markets.

 To be considered for this position you must have:

  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM subject, preferably in mathematics, from a world class university.
  • A PhD in mathematics or applied scientific discipline from a world class university or research institution.
  • Relevant commercial experience applying machine learning and modern statistical methods to large sets of financial time series data for electronically traded securities in several asset classes (interest rates, foreign exchange, equities….)
  • Commercial experience of programming in Matlab or Python plus an additional OO language such as Java or C++
  • Broad practical knowledge of financial markets gained from previous commercial experience.
  • Expert skills in Numerical Analysis, Optimisation, Statistics and Machine Learning techniques.

Closing date for applications is 29 April 2017