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CTA Quant

Job Title: CTA Quant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Old Greenwich,United States
Salary: $150,000-200,000+
REF: 30000581
Contact Name: Steven Dilamani
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

job description

CTA Quants / Old Greenwich, CT and New York, NY / Full Time

Our client, a global investment management firm, is seeking Senior Quants to co-lead the expansion into commodity and futures

Job Responsibilities (include, but not limited to the following):
- Meet with senior researchers and traders, the CIO and the CEO, to help organize the
firm’s global research and trading efforts
- Manage research agenda
- Manage the acquisition and organization of knowledge in specialization area
- Allocate Researchers to projects
- Develop specifications for new simulator functionality based on research agenda and
feedback from researchers and traders
- Meet with traders to evaluate research needs and provide input to development of
trading system functionality

Job Qualifications:
- Possess a Ph.D. or M.S. degree from a top tier institution in Mathematics, Operations
Research, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Physics
- Have at least three years of experience at a top CTA with strong exposure to trading and
- Possess a complete understanding of the CTA alpha development process
- Have exposure to back-testing methods and data issues
- Have experience / knowledge of trading related issues