Investment management firm here in Chicago, IL is looking to add a Quantitative PM/Alpha Researcher to its growing team. The team has a product focus in trading market-neutral cash equities across multiple sectors. AUM: $3bn+.
Experience conducting alpha research and/or trading cash equities systematically
At least 2 years of relevant professional experience in the financial services sector
Experience taking risk and coming up with alpha generating ideas and long to midterm strategy development
PhD or MS in a quantitative subject
Exceptional programming skills in Python
Must have back tested models or a historical track record for live strategies