Quantitative Research Analyst

  • OPEN
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Waterfront International Ltd.
  • 08 Aug 14

Waterfront International is a Toronto-based quantitative finance research firm, specializing in developing computer based statistical trading strategies. Waterfront’s selective hiring process considers only highly talented individuals with a history of exceptional experience.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop, modify, optimize, test and implement real time quantitative trading models and strategies.
  • Perform statistical analysis of historical and current financial market data.
  • Research strategies in equities, futures, fixed income, and other asset classes.
  • Generate new indicator ideas.

 

Requirements of the Candidate include:

  • PhD or Masters in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics or Operations Research.
  • Must possess expert level C/C++ programming skills.
  • Incredibly strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Time series analysis and statistical modeling experience.
  • Some financial experience desired but not required.
  • Must be a strong self-starter and able to work well independently.

 

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