Quantitative Research Analyst

From 3 to 8 year(s) of experience
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Job Description

Quantitative Research Analyst

Currently we are seeking candidates, Quantitative Research Analyst, to join our growing strategic quantitative researches team in our India Center of Excellence.

Selected candidates will have the opportunity to work with world-class trading, IT and research teams based in New York, Paris and Bangkok.

Job Responsibility

  • Development and back testing of quantitatively oriented equity investment strategies.
  • Work with large data financial sets, including unconventional data sources, to predict and test statistical market patterns.
  • Process data; perform data modeling, evaluations and simulations.
  • Establish research plans, manage multiple Quant Research projects and ensure timely delivery of projects.
  • Be able to understand and apply research papers in finance and econometrics.

General Skills

  • Strong understanding of math and statistics, knowledge of probability theory and econometrics, numerical analysis and optimization, calculus, linear algebra, portfolio theory, factor analysis and time series analysis.
  • Strong programming skills with an emphasis on writing clear, concise and maintainable code.
  • Able to think independently and creatively.
  • Close attention to detail and ability to work to very high standards.
  • Good communication and team building skills in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to work with global teams in a collaborative mode.
  • High level of proficiency in Python preferred.
  • Excellent at Python Coding & Alpha Creation.


  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Finance, Statistics, or Mathematics or Computer Science, Engineering, applied mathematics or Econometrics or PhD in Mathematics/ Statistics specialties.
  • Relevant experience of 3+ years in the equity space - in any hedge fund, asset management or proprietary trading firm.

Role:Research Analyst

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:IT Services & Consulting

Functional Area:BFSI, Investments & Trading

Role Category:Trading, Asset & Wealth Management

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent


UG:Any Graduate

PG:Any Postgraduate

Company Profile

FCS Software Solutions Limited

FCS is a leading provider of IT services. In the past one decade of its existence, FCS has carved out a niche for itself in core IT areas like E-learning, Digital content services, Resource staffing, BPO and Product engineering services. As a business innovator, FCS helps clients achieve extraordinary results from their customer relationships, business operations, and technology. Clients choose FCS for the impact we achieve, our commitment to their success, and the straightforward and collaborative way we work with them. Our customers list include Medidata, Canon, Merck, Samsung, TCS, Axalta Coating Systems and many more Fortune 500 companies. In annual (2011) RD Scorecard of the companies from across the world, the European Unions executive body European Commission (EC) has ranked FCS Software Solutions 18th among Indian firms. We have state-of-the art facilities based at Noida and Chandigarh running 24x7. Our continuous growth has been made possible by the result of livewire, energetic and focused IT workforce of more than 900 highly competent professionals who have worked extensively in the areas of application development and support, e-learning solutions, Business, Infrastructure Management, and BPO. For more details, click on http://www.fcsltd.com.
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Address:A-86, SECTOR-57, NOIDA, NOIDA, Uttar Pradesh, India