Head of Futures Quant Research - Chicago

Head of Futures Quant Research - Chicago

The Hagan-Ricci Group (HRG)
Chicago, Illinois | Posted: March 6, 2014

JOB DESCRIPTION

Chicago based trading firm is seeking a senior level quant to head their research group focused on Futures. Must have at least 7 years experience as a quant researcher within the systematic/high-frequency trading environment

Duties:
• Experience managing the full spectrum of quantitative research projects
• Strong skills in data mining, working with large/complex data sets, and performing statistical analysis
• Strong coding ability, preferably in C++; good knowledge of R or Matlab
• Skills with KDB are very desirable but not essential
• Exceptional mathematical, problem solving and analytical skills
• Excellent English communication skills, written and oral.

Requirements:
• PhD/MS in Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering or a related quantitative field.
• Related experience within Commodity Futures, STIRs and/or Equity Indices



Additional Info

Compensation: 150K-1M Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

Email MS Word attached resume in confidence to: resume@hrg.net
Referenced CJ219-WST, Head of Futures Quant on subject line

Job Details

Salary$150K-1M
LocationChicago, Illinois
Contact
Emailresume@hrg.net
CategoriesPortfolio Management, Quantitative, Trading Technology