Quant Developer

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Master Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Sheung Wan
Employment type Full Time
Industry Financial Services / Investment / Securities
Job function Information Technology > Product Management / Development
Information Technology > Software Development
Information Technology > System / Business Analyst
Published On 05/11/2019
  • Enhance your quantitative and analytical skills with the best
  • Contribute significantly to the growth of the firm
  • Be a vital part of the core team
                      Quant Developer: Hong Kong - Permanent  

RESPONSIBILITIES

- Develop portfolio optimization models and systematic investment strategies

- Build reproducible simulations for proposed models and strategies

- Develop software for R&D purposes and prototyping

- Conduct empirical analysis and modeling on financial data to develop actionable insights

- Close collaboration with a cross-functional team of developers on all parts of the product development lifecycle

- Support the team in operations workflow
 
 
SKILL SET REQUIREMENTS

- Fresh graduates or less than 3-year working experiences

- Strong mathematical background with applications in finance

- Hands-on experience analyzing complex data and building statistical models

- Programming competency in C#, C++ as well as some scripting languages such as R, Python, and PowerShell

- Interest in portfolio construction and systematic investment strategies

- Ability to communicate technical content to an audience with varied backgrounds

- Masters or Ph.D. in financial engineering, applied mathematics, computer science or similar quantitative discipline and/or information technology

- CFA or progress towards CFA is desirable

- Fluent in English, Cantonese and/or Mandarin nice to have