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Fwd: Job Opportunity: Quantitative Research Analyst

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From: Derek Bingham <derek_bingham@sfu.ca>
Subject: Fw: Job Opportunity: Quantitative Research Analyst
Date: February 24, 2020 at 9:51:36 AM PST
To: Richard Lockhart <lockhart@sfu.ca>

Can you distribute...

Derek Bingham
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
Simon Fraser University

From: Fields Institute <communications@fields.utoronto.ca>
Sent: Monday, February 24, 2020 4:44 AM
To: dbingham@stat.sfu.ca
Subject: Job Opportunity: Quantitative Research Analyst
Quantitative Research Analyst for
Confidential Investment Fund
Location: Montreal
(Knowledge of French is not required for this position)
Who We Are Looking For: The fund is looking for an upcoming (February) or recent grad with excellent programming skills (Python, C++, VBA) and a comprehensive math background to work directly with the Portfolio Manager of a Global Macro fund develop pricing and risk management models and systems, develop macroeconomic research models, and streamline front to back office workflow.


  • are proficient in programming in Python, C++, and VBA

  • understand software design and principles

  • are capable of documenting any model development in a clear and concise fashion

  • have an excellent math and statistics background

  • have had more than cursory coursework in linear and non-linear Financial Derivatives

    (primarily Interest Rate Derivatives)

  • understand and inhabit the meaning of Team Player

  • are accountable for the tasks given to you

  • demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • are a problem solver

You have:

  • a Ph.D. in Science or Financial Engineering preferred; Masters acceptable as well

About the Fund: A fast-growing global macro fund that expresses its macro-economic based ideas in the volatility markets across North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. The fund has a truly groundbreaking fund structure that addresses the unmet needs of both long-term risk-averse and short-term risk-seeking investors.

Interested applicants should email cover letter and résumé directly to Danny Dayan (ddayan@dwd-partners.com)

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