iAlpha Investments , Quantitative Researcher

  • 2-5 yrs
  • Not Disclosed

Job Description

We are a Mumbai,based family office focused on equity investments following a fundamental bottoms,up, value investment strategy.We are in the process of building out a team to focus on a quantitative,statistical investment strategy to supplement our fundamental investing strategy.Essential Duties :, Developing mathematical models for systematic quantitative trading strategies, Doing research and coming up with new trading ideas, Help in the improvement of back testing framework, Portfolio optimization on the existing trading strategies, Enhance the performance of existing strategies, Manage different aspects of the research process including methodology selection, data collection and analysis, prototyping, back testing and trading simulationsResponsibilities : , Make sure the strategies are performing according to the back test, Explain ability of trading strategies, Reporting to upper managementSkills :, Proficiency in Python, Strong logical & quantitative aptitude, Demonstrable track record of excellence in your area of specialization, Have mastered advanced mathematics and statistics, CFA designation is a plus, Experience with machine learning and statistical applications optional, Some experience of automated execution of trades preferred but not requiredEducation: Bachelors, Masters or Ph.D. degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Financial Engineering