We are a group of scientists, technologists, and makers building a fintech startup with a highly quantitative approach to investing. Our tight-knit team is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with a sizeable presence in Budapest, Hungary, and is spearheaded by a tech industry veteran CEO who has led multiple companies from foundation through IPO.
About the Role
Our Quant Research Team builds the mathematical and financial models that help our customers make better financial decisions. As part of this team, your efforts will be instrumental in building the foundation of our proprietary platform and ultimately in disrupting the wealth management space as it stands today.
What You’ll Do
In this role, you will engage in all aspects of the research process. You will analyze data and build, prototype, and test models that explain and forecast the risk and return properties of assets across multiple asset classes.You will develop sophisticated performance attribution algorithmsto provide relevant analytics that assist in decision making. You will be an idea generator andapply your skills and experience to solve a broad and diverse set of problems, working both independently and collaboratively with a talented group of colleagues in a fast-paced environment.
Our Ideal Candidate
Undergrad, MS, or PhD candidates in finance, computer science, mathematics, physics, or other quantitative discipline
Passion for problem solving with an intense curiosity about financial markets and human behavior
3+ years in a quantitative investment research role
Experience and comfort with econometrics, optimization, and simulation-based analysis
Able to conduct independent research utilizing large data sets
Experience programming with Python, Java or R
Computational finance experience a plus
What We Offer
Opportunity to join a well-funded, early-stage fintech startup. You’ll have a chance to collaborate alongside a brilliant team, have immediate impact, and work in a culture driven by its employees. We offer comprehensive health & dental plans, unlimited PTO, a flexible work schedule, competitive pay with equity, paid parental leave & more.