WorldQuant is a quantitative asset management firm founded in 2007 and currently has over 600 employees working in more than 20 offices in 15 countries. We develop and deploy systematic financial strategies across a variety of asset classes in global markets, utilizing a proprietary research platform and risk management process.
Job Responsibilities (include, but not limited to the following):
Our research offices in Beijing, Shanghai are seeking mathematics, computer science, physics and engineering majors for quantitative researcher position involving the creation of computer-based models that seek to predict the movements of worldwide financial markets. Candidates need not have prior knowledge of financial markets, but must have a strong interest in learning about stock markets and financial markets. Our highly accomplished senior staff will provide the new hires with mentoring and guidance to help them succeed.
We offer outstanding career opportunities, which include:
§ Competitive financial rewards, based on performance and position
§ Friendly and collegial working environment
§ Opportunity for promotion to Vice Presidentof Research or Portfolio Management in 2 to 4 years
§ Potential opportunity for business trips and relocation to another WorldQuant office around the globe to exchange ideas with various teams
§ Established mentorship system
§ Opportunity to learn from investment experts
§ Ph.D. or M.S. degree from a leading university and B.S. degree from the top university in mainland China, Hong Kong,Taiwan orUS, (or from other leading universities in the world) in a highly analytical field, such as Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Financial Engineering or any other related field that is highly analytical and quantitative
§ Ranked as top 20% in class for bachelor's degree
§ Have a research scientist mind-set, i.e., be a deep thinker, creative, persevering, smart, a self-starter, etc.
§ Be competent in a programming language (C++ or C)
§ Possess good English language skills
§ Have a strong interest in learning about worldwide financial markets
§ Have a strong work ethic
Position based in one of our research offices: BeijingorShanghai.
Interested and qualified candidates pleasesend yourresumein ENGLISH and local language including a transcript of your bachelor’s degree toONE of below email addresses:
(If you are currently residing in Hong Kong) WQHKQuantJobs@worldquant.com
(If you are currently residing in Shanghai) WQSHQuantJobs@worldquant.com
(If you are currently residing in Beijing or other cities) WQBJQuantJobs@worldquant.com