Senior Quantitative Researcher - Futures Senior Quantitative Researcher - Futures …

S.R Investment Partners
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 27 Nov 21
£ Competitive + Bonus
S.R Investment Partners
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 27 Nov 21
£ Competitive + Bonus
Posted by:
Shanaz Rob • Managing Partner
S.R Investment Partners
Posted by:
Shanaz Rob
Managing Partner
A renowned hedge fund in London is seeking a talented Senior Quantitative Researcher in Futures intraday. Candidates should come from a quantitative or trading background with a live track record with a traded strategy with consistent monthly returns.

Key Responsibilities

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

·       Trading a portfolio

·       Be expected to manage the risk profile within the limits provided by the firm's Risk department

·       Alpha Capture

·       alternative data for alpha generation

·       Developing a systematic trading strategy with the support of quantitative analysts and developers.

·       Develop systematic strategies that exploit statistically-based predictive signals associated with various market inefficiencies.

·       Signal analysis & feature engineering

·       Design and implementation of large-scale ML systems & data pipelines

·       Data curation & evaluation of new datasets

·       Portfolio construction & optimization

·       Backtesting & simulation

·       Algorithmic execution & post-trade analysis

·       Help drive the firm’s expansion intraday futures strategies

·       Help drive the firm’s research agenda across the macro strategies

·       Work In close collaboration with Engineering on the continued build-out of the fund's futures research and trading platform, including

·       Design & implementation of libraries for research & scientific computing

·       Design & implementation of trading and simulation infrastructure

·       Design & implementation of data pipelines for signal generation, model training & inference

·       Co-manage a suite of short term macro strategies

·       Manage own quantitative investment portfolio


The successful applicant will have:

·       Proven track record of profitability

·       Strong work ethic with attention to detail

·       Disciplined trading style

·       Ability to work under pressure

·       Ability to work on multiple products

·       Work well as part of a team.

·       Strong understanding of risk in your products

·       Have a live track record

·       Mid or High-frequency Strategy

·       Have strategies trading global futures

·       3 - 8 years experience working on futures/FX trading strategies (sub 2 days

holding period),

·       Run risk on a platform or Prop

·       Broad experience across all major asset classes within futures

·       Ph.D. in statistics, computer science, physics, or related STEM discipline from a

·       top-tier university

·       Strong foundational knowledge of mathematics, statistics, machine learning and

·       scientific computing

·       Extensive knowledge of supervised and unsupervised ML methods for regression

·       and/or classification, and an understanding of their real-world advantages/disadvantages


Location:  London 

Salary: £ Competitive + Bonus


If you're interested in this opportunity, forward you're CV ASAP. Alternatively, if you would like to know more information or have a confidential discussion please contact Shanaz Rob - call on +44 (0)203 603 4474 or for more details


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Company Overview

Who We Are:

SR Investment partners are driven by financial service’s needs, influences and opinions, as opposed to the recruitment industry model. This is what makes us stand out and helps us create strong partnerships and attract the top talent. Our goal is providing a competitive edge by concentrating on market-specific solutions for revenue-generating talent in the world’s most demanding environment. In this fluid and fast-paced environment, organisations must be prepared to go to battle for top talent, hence SR Investment partners.

What We Do:

We are a selective financial service recruitment firm that specialises in identifying high-calibre mid to senior professionals, relevant to the investment management industry, working for both the buy side and sell side across all asset classes. We provide key talent and solutions to Hedge Funds, Asset Management firms, Investment Banks, Family Offices, Sovereign Wealth Funds, Private Equity, Insurance, Trading Houses, & Investment Managers. We help build, guide and grow organisations despite the complexity of their business landscape.

We provide consultancy, permanent, contract and executive search solutions for our clients in Europe, the Americas, Middle East, and Asia. We help build, guide and grow organisations despite the complexity of their business landscape. We have great trusted partnerships within the financial services industry who support us in everything we do. WHY? because they trust us. When we agree to work together, our path to the future is paved with mutual trust — a trust composed of integrity, competence, and cooperation. We serve boards, C-level leaders, Head of desk, Executive team and their organisations. We enable and deliver continuous advantage for our clients. They experience breakthrough results through rapidly spawning new and distinct ways of thinking, working and being ahead.

Contact Us

Tel: +44 (0)203 603 4474




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