Junior Quantitative Research Analyst - GAA

Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Salary: competitive
Job Type: Permanent
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An investment company with hundreds of billions of dollars in assets under management, is looking for an experienced Quantitative Analyst to join its Global Asset Allocation division to work in support of their broad range of investment solutions by providing research to investment professionals.

The Boston based position will require the analyst to develop and evaluate innovative systematic strategies, improve frameworks for global tactical asset allocation, and refine the tools for outcome-driven portfolio construction. Specific responsibilities will depend on your level of experience and aptitude, with leadership roles in structuring and project execution as a possibility.

Responsibilities:

  • Understand, maintain, and improve infrastructure supporting investment process
  • Build robust quantitative tools to aid all aspects of portfolio construction
  • Monitor, measure, and attribute portfolio risks and returns
  • Collaborate closely with other investment and technology professionals within the division
  • Explain complex quantitative concepts to non-technical people

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's or master's degree in STEM or business degree
  • Computer science minor or equivalent programming experience
  • Good working knowledge of R or Matlab and relational databases
  • At least 6 years of quantitative research experience, either multi-asset class or single asset class
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a real passion for working in a team environment

If interested in the role, please apply using the link. If you have questions, please reach out to Ralfs Beitans at 617-248-9560 for a confidential conversation.

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