Build systems to gather, cleanse and integrate data from various sources for research, modelling and implementation needs
Enhance and maintain existing platform, analytics and reporting cycle
Assist with new strategy development, including data ingestion, back testing and implementation
Apply advanced algorithms from the field of quantitative finance, computational science, etc. to assist in the research of economic and financial variables
Partner with quantitative portfolio managers to build tools and software libraries to advance analytics platforms We're Looking for Teammates With:
Minimum 5 – 10 years of experience as a quantitative developer preferably for an investment firm
Bachelor's degree with an outstanding academic record in a technical field such as mathematics, science or engineering; Master's degree or CFA preferred
Hands on development experience with at least two of the following Python (Numpy, Scipy, Pandas), Spark, Matlab, SQL, Java, Scala, C++/C# or R.
Proficiency in financial data series, building and optimizing database structures and operating data delivery platforms
Superior software and database design and programming skill to move quickly from concept to solution
World-class analytic skills and the ability to clearly articulate the approach, process and results in verbal, graphical and written form
Creativity, enthusiasm, collegiality and the ability to excel in a self-starting environment
Drive and humility to deliver on high value projects and roll up your sleeves attitude Why work here: Acadian is a quantitative investment firm where ideas are empowered by technology. Our team is made up of a diverse mix of professionals who thrive in a culture that fosters ingenuity through collaboration and transparency.
Casual office environment. Casual dress code everyday. The kitchens are stocked with free snacks and drinks.
Better Benefits. Get quality medical, dental and vision insurance; Paid leave bank of 20 days; Profit Sharing; Tuition & Health Club Reimbursement.
Opportunities to Develop Personally & Professionally. We promote local volunteerism and organize hands-on opportunities throughout the year. Work side-by-side with some of the industry's most admired professionals. To apply for this position or view Acadian's open roles, please visit the Careers section of our website at: http://www.acadian-asset.com/careers/Job-opportunities. We will contact only selected candidates. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at email@example.com. It is the policy of Acadian Asset Management LLC to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, marital status, veteran status, citizenship status, disability, or sexual orientation.