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Posted: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 8:26 AM

Job Description:/h3:
Research and Development for Global Hedge Fund
Bay Area, California or New York , NY : Research and Development : Full:time
For a top performing global quantitative Hedge Fund in the Bay Area, we are seeking an outstanding Research and Development Member with superior problem solving skills. The Fund is most successful and does currently not accept any new clients while the wait list of institutional and private investors grows daily. This outstanding success is reflected in the compensation and benefits for this position. Think Hedge Fund.

As a member of the R and D group, you will work in a collaborative and collegial environment with extremely talented colleagues who work at the forefront of the industry. The R and D team is responsible for deriving signals out of large datasets and translating this information into predictive models that generate investment returns. Projects will range from data preparation and model development to production software implementation. No financial experience is required. The firm rather seeks leading innovators and thinkers who can bring their substantial experience to bear in solving some of the largest and most complex data problems.

:Graduate:level degree in any scientific, mathematical or engineering discipline
:Strong background in machine learning and statistics
:Programming experience
:Experience using data analysis tools in Python or R
:Experience working with large:scale data management
:Demonstrated research and publication record
:Strong team player qualities
:No previous finance experience is required

Compensation and Benefits
Excellent Compensation and Benefits commensurate with experience
Benefits include outstanding healthcare plan
(Medical/Dental/Vision), a generous vacation policy, and work/life programs such parental leave and support, paid lunches etc.
Company Description:/h3:
Cardiff Recruiting is a placement firm focused on finding the highest quality talent for leading quantitative based asset managers worldwide. We seek candidates with top backgrounds in mathematics, computer science, statistics and engineering to fill positions in research and development, software engineering, and trading systems.


• Location: San Francisco

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