Interest Rates Strat
NYC Hedge Fund
J Harlan Group is currently conducting a search for an Interest Rates Strat at a prominent NYC Hedge Fund.
An exciting opportunity to build scalable and creative trading applications and infrastructure that support the investment process and help manage risk & capital.
The Interest Rates Strat will work closely with the trading desk, portfolio managers and risk managers to ensure they have the data and tools needed to make investment decisions and build new tools to unlock opportunities and automate the execution of trade ideas. Building scalable, creative solutions to problems involving their investment process is their mandate. The firm views Quantitative Technology as a distinct competitive advantage - enabling a host of opportunities that differentiate them from their competitors.
The ideal candidate would have a background including:
An individual who loves solving deep and complex technical and business problems and wants to have an outsized impact with the products they build and deliver. An individual with a passion for financial engineering technology, high level of intellectual curiosity, a commitment to excellence and an unparalleled drive to deliver world-class technologies.
About the Client:
The firm is a leading alternative asset manager managing more than $22bn of assets with an outstanding track record of following a comprehensive, multi-strategy approach to investing and allocating capital dynamically to the most compelling opportunities and harvesting multiple sources of alpha.
They have a relentlessly focuses on innovation and integration: innovation in new products, markets and businesses as well as new tools, models and technology management and performance structures; integration of fundamental research, quantitative strategies and technical analysis, all supported by an intensive focus on operational excellence and comprehensive risk management.
They employ over 300 talented professionals in New York, London, and Tokyo locations across portfolio management, trading, credit, research, quantitative strategy, trading technology, investment management analysis and business management administration and strategy.
They seek candidates who are high-energy self-starters who want to join an investment management firm on the leading edge of the global markets. The management team needs individuals of the highest professional caliber who are leaders, problem solvers, analytic, detail-oriented, and entrepreneurial. Everyone at the firm works side-by-side with the firms senior partners in a highly collaborative and charged trading floor environment.
Successful candidates are:
The firms employees maintain the highest professional and ethical standards. The firm has earned a reputation for honesty, fair dealing, and transparency in a competitive industry. They believe that these standards are the foundation for superior investment performance and are critical to delivering performance to clients
'J Harlan Group, LLC' is an executive search and advisory firm specializing in recruiting for Financial Services, Management Consulting and Public Accounting companies. The organization is a global leader in professional staffing and consulting services working with major companies in the US and Global investment capitals around the world. Built by industry leaders to meet the talent demand needs for highly professional and specialized roles, J Harlan Group, LLC operates under the highest level of professional and quality standards providing a customized project approach for each client and search assignment.
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