Title: Research Analyst
- Employer: Menta Capital LLC
- Salary: commensurate with experience
- Location: San Francisco, CA
- Job Description:
A San Francisco based hedge fund company is looking for a quantitative research analyst to research and develop global equity investment strategies.
Job responsibilities include:
Research and develop quantitative investment strategies for the global equity markets with an emphasis on fundamentally-based factor research.
High degree of expertise in the areas of bottom-up accounting based research or top-down macroeconomic research.
Job requirements will include:
o Identifying new investment ideas.
o Identifying and ferreting out relevant sources of data to support the research effort.
o Gathering and cleaning data.
o Coding statistical analyses.
Interpreting and presenting the results.
The ideal candidate will possess:
Advanced degree in finance, accounting, economics or a related discipline.
3+ years experience in quantitative equity research
Solid understanding of accounting, valuation, and fundamental analysis.
Excellent quantitative skills, as evidenced by formal training in econometrics or statistics, and extensive experience in utilizing those skills for the analysis of financial data.
Hands on research experience working with and analyzing large financial data sets using statistical tools (e.g. R/S+, MatLab, SAS etc.).
Research experience with international data a plus.
Effective written and oral communication skills.
Recent PhD graduates with the relevant qualifications are encouraged to apply.
We will offer the successful applicant a stimulating and collegial environment in a small dynamic firm, with the ability to "make a difference" to the long-term success of the company. We offer excellent benefits, and compensation based on experience.
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