Quantitative Analyst

  • Company: Circulus Capital
  • Job Location: Madrid - Spain
  • Date: May 29, 2018 10:14
  • Employment Type: Any
  • Experience: Any
  • Job Functions:

    Analyst, Finance

Job summary

Circulus Capital is a hedge fund manager specializing in the development of statistical arbitrage strategies, algorithmically trading across a range of global exchange traded derivative markets.

Circulus Capital prides itself on creative thinking and debate. New ideas are rigorously tested through a defined mathematical process. The combination of creativity and quantitative excellence gives us our edge.

We are looking for a recent graduate (Masters or PhD) who is driven to pursue a career in the quantitative hedge fund industry. This is a front-office role working closely with the Chief Investment Officer and other Quantitative Analysts within the Investment Team in a dynamic and open environment.

Compensation will include a base salary with potentially significant bonus aligned with the businesses success.

Job description

The responsibilities of the role are to:

  • Research and implement quantitative trading strategies across a range of exchanged traded derivative markets.  
  • Extend and evolve our content library

Job qualifications

We are seeking a candidate with:

  • An advanced degree (Masters or PhD) in quantitative disciplines.
  • Strong statistical knowledge and provable experience building models in Matlab.
  • Experience working with large data sets.
  • Strong programming skills.
  • A general interest in markets, specifically derivatives.
  • Competent English communication skills.