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Quantitative Researcher

Job Reference: RS0522B
 

Job Title: Quantitative Researcher

Location: Asia Pacific

Product: Other

Role: Research & Analysis

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a multistrategy hedge fund looking to hire a Quantitative Researcher to join their team in Singapore. The Quantitative Researcher will work on the systematic futures trading desk, reporting to the Portfolio Manager.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for quantitative research and analysis on the systematic cross asset futures portfolio (commodities, FX, equity indices, fixed income)
  • Collect, prepare and analyse datasets using advanced statistical methods to identify new trading strategies and improve existing ones
  • Contribute to the research agenda related to portfolio construction and optimization, risk management and strategy capacity
  • Evaluation of new datasets, backtesting, implementation and performance monitoring
  • This position reports to the Portfolio Manager

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • PhD (or exceptional MsC) in a quantitative field, such as Mathematics, Econometrics or Statistics
  • 1-3 years’ experience of quant research in a hedge fund or asset management firm
  • Experience with systematic multi asset futures strategies
  • Experience with extracting information from non-price data
  • Excellent programming skills (Python)
  • Based in Singapore (or willing to relocate)

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to aryeh@redstonesearch.com or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.