Senior Quantitative Equity Research Analyst
Title: Senior Quantitative Equity Research Analyst
- Reference #: 78572
- Employer: State Street Global Advisors
- Website: http://www.ssga.com/webapp/glp/careers.jsp
- Working hours: 8:30AM-5:00PM
- Location: Boston, MA
- Job Description:
State Street Global Advisors is the asset management subsidiary of State Street Corp. and one of the world’s largest asset managers. With over $2 trillion in AUM, SSgA manages a wide range of strategies across all major asset classes.
The Active Emerging Markets Investment Team is a group of 20 investment professionals located in Boston, Paris and Hong Kong with the mandate to deliver active performance for its clients. The group manages a range of strategies spanning global, regional and small cap mandates for a variety of institutional and retail investors. Systematic quantitatively driven research is an integral part of the investment process.
We currently have an opening for a research analyst at the senior level. Project areas include security selection, country and currency allocation, portfolio construction and risk management all using a variety of advanced quantitative techniques.
Experience working as a research analyst or portfolio manager in quantitative equity investment strategies
Good knowledge of asset pricing and stock selection literature
Genuine depth in statistics and econometrics
Strong computer skills and good programming experience
Knowledge and practical experience with statistical packages (e.g. Matlab, SAS, R)
Ability to work well in a collaborative group environment
Strong presentation and communication skills, both oral and written
An advanced degree (preferably a PhD) with a strong numerical, statistical or financial engineering component
- Contact Details: Terence Shanley
- Other Info:
Please apply online at http://www.ssga.com/webapp/glp/careers.jsp