This is an exceptional opportunity to help build a rapidly growing multi-asset business at Acadian as part of a small entrepreneurial team. This is a senior position within the group, however, the Portfolio Manager is expected to perform their own research which includes collecting data and coding. MACS focuses on all major global asset classes including, but not limited to Equities, Fixed Income, Currencies, Commodities and Options/Volatility.
What You'll Do:
Lead multi-asset derivatives trading analytics for MACS Team, by working closely with MACS Trading
Build quantitative tools to measure full realized trading costs
Collect, clean, and transform large intra-day data
Write clean code
We're Looking for Teammates With:
Master's degree with an outstanding academic record in a technical field such as mathematics, science or engineering; PhD degree preferred
Minimum 10-15 years of derivative trading analytics experience at algorithmic trading desk or high frequency / stat arb group
Intimate knowledge of various derivative trading algorithms
Experience with building intraday derivative trading signals using tick level data
Strong mathematical capabilities
Strong programming experience – willingness and ability to quickly master Python and SQL
Ability to clearly articulate approach, process and results in verbal, graphical and written form
Drive, humility, and collegiality to deliver on high value projects and roll up your sleeves attitude
Why Work Here:
Acadian is a quantitative investment firm where ideas are empowered by technology. Our team is made up of a diverse mix of professionals who thrive in a culture that fosters ingenuity through collaboration and transparency. We offer a casual office environment, top-notch benefits, and excellent professional and personal development opportunities.
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