We are seeking an exceptionally talented individual to join our risk and quantitative team to focus on investment related analytics and support for both risk managers and portfolio managers in our Discretionary Macro Fixed Income business. You will be passionate about the market you operate in and utilize your statistical and quantitative strengths to provide key insights to members of the team. A successful candidate will help in the analysis of complex and varied datasets, communicating these findings to the teams as well as building libraries and customer facing applications.
What You’ll Do
The Mid-Level Quantitative Risk Analyst will be responsible to support the head of Quantitative Risk. You will be heavily immersed in the detail of the Discretionary Macro Fixed Income business and work with talented individuals to help with complex and varied data analysis and the building of customer facing applications.
What You Need
What you’ll bring
- Experience working in related markets, understanding of macro fixed income.
- Outside the box thinking and creative problem solving
- Enthusiasm for learning new things and discovering new ideas in macro, fixed income.
- Strong coding skills and familiarity with Python, Excel or Matlab
- Strong mathematical and statistical modeling experience
- Experience around Option and Fixed Income Pricing models.
- Comfort with analysis of large datasets, high-level attention to detail
- Strong communication skills
We’d Love If You Had
- Experience working with various databases/ database languages
- Experience in building applications
The firm’s ethos is embedded in our people. ‘Talent is our strategy’ is our mantra and drives how we approach all initiatives at the firm. We believe our success is because of our people, so putting our talent above all else is our top priority.
Schonfeld strives to create an environment where our people can thrive. We foster a teamwork-oriented, collaborative environment where ideas at any level are encouraged and shared. The development and advancement of our talent is honed through interactions with each other, learning & educational offerings, and through opportunities to make impactful contributions.
At Schonfeld, we strive to cultivate a sense of belonging throughout all of our employees with Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the forefront of this mission. As a firm we are committed to creating a hiring process which is not only fair, but also welcoming and supportive. On a daily basis, our employees welcome diversity across identity, thought, people and views which serves as the foundation of our culture and success. You can learn more about our DEI initiatives here – Belonging @ Schonfeld.
Who We Are
Schonfeld Strategic Advisors is a multi-manager platform that invests its capital with Internal and Partner portfolio managers, primarily on an exclusive or semi-exclusive basis, across quantitative, fundamental equity and tactical trading strategies. We have created a unique structure to provide global portfolio managers with autonomy, flexibility and support to best enable them to maximize the value of their businesses.
Over the last 30 years, Schonfeld has successfully capitalized on inefficiencies and opportunities within the equity markets. We have developed and invested heavily in proprietary technology, infrastructure and risk analytics. Our portfolio exposure has expanded across the Americas, Europe and Asia as well as multiple asset classes and products.