Alpha Researcher, High Frequency Trading HFT (Gurgaon, India)

India   2nd December 2023

Our client is an established High-Frequency Investment Firm with track record. Due to strong business growth, they are looking for Alpha Researcher to join their team. This position is based in Gurgaon, India.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage all aspects of the research process, including data analysis, alpha signal discovery, backtesting, trading idea generation, alpha signal/portfolio analysis and the management of production code
  • Design, implement, and optimize various machine learning models aimed at predicting liquid assets using a wide set of financial data and a vast library of trading signals
  • Evaluate new datasets for alpha potential
  • Parse data sets to be used for future alpha (strategy) development
  • Investigate and implement state-of-the-art academic research in the field of quantitative finance
  • Collaborate with experienced and resourceful quantitative researchers to carry out experiments and test hypothesis using simulations



Key Requirements

  • Degree holder from a well-recognized institution with at least 2+ years of relevant experience
  • Strong passion for Machine Learning and Quantitative Finance
  • Fluent with programming language such as Python
  • Knowledge of Financial Accounting is a plus

Interested parties please send your resume to Wan Anita at [email protected].
Regrettably, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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