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Full-Time

Head of Quantitative Research & Development

Central Quant Group

Posted on 5/20/2024

Capstone Investment Advisors

Capstone Investment Advisors

201-500 employees

Global derivatives, volatility investment management

Venture Capital

Expert

London, UK

Category
Algorithm Development
Quantitative Research
Quantitative Trading
Quantitative Finance
Required Skills
Python
R
Requirements
  • Highly proficient in Python or similar mathematical software language (MATLAB, R, Slack)
  • Understanding of non-linear financial instruments (options experience essential)
  • Understanding of statistical modelling, linear algebra, optimization techniques
  • Experience in C++ or Java beneficial
  • Master’s or PhD Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, or similar numerical field
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Partnering with quantitative and discretionary trading desks to build tools for quantitative research and back-testing, trade and portfolio analysis, risk management, portfolio optimization, and visualization of large datasets
  • Oversight of novel quantitative investment research in derivatives
  • Refining and championing automation within front office teams
  • Working closely with core technology and pricing teams to design, develop, and maintain the real-time front office technology platform, CTP
  • Extensive programming responsibilities (primarily using Python)
Capstone Investment Advisors

Capstone Investment Advisors

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Capstone is a global, alternative investment management firm specializing in derivatives-based strategies and volatility, leveraging advanced technology to anticipate and harness the complexities of world markets.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2004

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

21%
INACTIVE