16/09 Sharmi Roy
Senior Associate HR at Cognizant

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Cognizant - Quant Analyst - Buy Side - Financial Engineering (3-10 yrs)

Hyderabad Job Code: 848806

Quants analyst for Buy Side role

Responsibilities & Duties : 

- Process and monitor/upload exposure, attribution, and risk information on hedge funds

- Set up positions and P/L extract via service providers or gather exposure, attribution and risk information from reports provided by hedge funds

- Process holdings data using our proprietary systems

- Generate exposure (industry sector, industry group, market capitalization etc.), concentration and attribution reports

- Generate risk (VaR, CVaR, factor sensitivities) reports

- Data quality control

- Contribute to the ongoing development and documentation of our proprietary data and risk monitoring systems

Qualifications & Skills : 

-  Degree from an accredited 4-year university in quantitative finance, financial engineering, math or finance etc.

- Strong fundamental understanding of finance, financial instruments, hedge funds and hedge fund strategies

- Strong quantitative skills, a background in mathematics, financial mathematics and financial engineering is preferred

- A high degree of computer literacy, particularly with Microsoft Excel and web-based applications

- Ability to work and communicate well in a team environment

- Desire to take ownership of tasks and work to resolve issues

- General knowledge of various hedge fund strategies is a plus, but not required

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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