Title: Research Analyst
- Employer: Menta Capital LLC
- Salary: Commensurate
- 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 quantitative investment strategies for the global equity markets.
Conduct research on the implementation of investment strategies such as trading cost models, portfolio construction etc.
Identify relevant sources of data to support the research effort.
Collaborate with Portfolio Managers to monitor and enhance existing investment strategies
The ideal candidate will possess:
Advanced degree in finance, accounting, economics or a related discipline.
Proven research experience (3+ years) in the areas of bottom-up stock selection research or top-down macroeconomic research.
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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