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29/11 Mani Kohli
Team Lead at IKYA Human Capital

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Senior Quantitative Researcher/Lead (7-13 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 770268

Job Description

We are seeking a Sr. quantitative researcher/Lead to join our India team. Selected candidates will have the opportunity to work with a world-class research, trading, and technology team to research new trading ideas or improve existing ones.

Job Responsibilities:

Research:

- Research, back test, and code new ideas or improve existing ones

- Complete projects assigned by senior researchers from New York Office

- Responsible for quality research project delivery in India

Management:

- Help and guide junior researchers during development and testing phases

- Day to Day task management of junior researchers

- Work closely with U.S researchers on research priorities for India.

- Help hire and build high caliber research team in India

- India research team performance measurement and improvement

General Skills:

- Strong understanding of finance, economics, and statistics

- Excellent economic intuition

- Strong and reliable creative thinking

- Good knowledge of equity markets and data analysis

- Knowledge of common accounting concepts desirable

- Good programming skills with an emphasis on writing clear, concise, and maintainable code

- Familiarity with Python, Pandas, Numpy, Scipy, Statsmodels, etc

- Close attention to detail, holding oneself to high standards

- Good communication and team building skills in a fast- paced environment

- Ability to work collaboratively with an international team

Qualifications:

- A degree in Finance, Economics, Statistics, or related area

- 7+ years of Total exp with 2 to 4 years experience at a Hedge Fund, Asset Management or Proprietary Trading firm, a plus

. Experience with large financial datasets

. Experience in Quant Research or Quant portfolio management in equity markets is required

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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