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Yerevan, Armenia
3 months ago
ALTSHIFT CONSULTING Ltd. Hungary is looking for senior Quantitative Researchers and mid-senior Quant Researchers with full-time engagement with relocation to Armenia. Our client is well-known financial strategy development and deployment company. This job requires relocation to Armenia. Requirements: Building algorithmic, computer-driven models; Conducting research on academic quantitative finance literature; Exploring new data. Applying a synergy of innovative methods in Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, and Financial Economics Relevant experience in Research / Software engineering (through employment or academic activities); Degree from a top university in a highly analytical/quantitative field, such as Mathematics, Finance or Economics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, or similar. Research mindset: being a deep thinker, creative, persevering, smart, a self-starter, attentive to detail, etc.; Critical thinking and ability to come up with non-standard approaches. Solid programming skills (C++ and/or Python); Good knowledge of English (both oral and written); Strong work ethic. Good to have: International or regional Mathematical/Programming/Physics Olympiad medals. Strong record of academic achievement (Ph.D., scientific publications, conference presentations, grants, or awards); Knowledge of financial economics, including but not limited to portfolio theory, asset pricing, corporate finance, derivatives, etc. Special requirements related only to senior Quantitative Researchers: Here we need at least 2,5 years of Data Science/ML working experience in either trading or arbitrage, in either hedge funds, brokers, exchanges, or banks. So he/she must have a relevant experience with trading, shares predicting, or something related to predicting markets and stock prices. 2) Proven 2 years experience in quantitative equity research (buy side or sell side) What our client can offer: Dynamic work without routine in a leading international company. The competitive compensation package may include annual bonuses and salary increases. Healthy work-life balance support (flexible start time, parental leave, sabbatical after 5 years of service, etc). Possibility for business trips to the US and other countries. Regular team building, competitions, and corporate events. Monthly team lunches. Medical insurance; Life insurance. Support program for employees and their relatives on psychological, legal, and financial issues. Parental leave program for secondary caregivers. Culture of continuous learning: certification, online and offline training. English classes, mentoring in professional development. Fruits & snacks in the office. Relocation package for the ones who live outside the destination country