Research Analyst

Loomis Sayles Boston , MA 02298

Posted 3 weeks ago

Loomis Sayles is currently looking for two motivated individuals with a strong, advanced academic background focused in quantitative areas such as engineering, computer science, mathematics, or computational finance to join the Custom Income Strategies (CIS) as research analysts. Both positions will report into the Director of Custom Income Strategies and work closely with the portfolio manager and strategist on the team.

CIS group focuses on Insurance, Buy & Maintain (B&M) and cash flow matching mandates and co-manages customized income-driven portfolios with investment teams across Loomis Sayles.

Responsibilities:
Supporting and growing firm capabilities in insurance and B&M by building new and/or maintaining existing infrastructure Coordinating with various stake holders- investment teams and central resource teams to develop investment tools and platforms Work with Strategist to write white papers, journal articles, marketing material to establish firms thought leadership in areas of insurance and B&M Keeping abreast of industry changes and academic research Contribute to achieve teams objective of delivering high quality work in a collegial work environment

Qualifications

  • Masters in a quantitatively oriented academic discipline is required Proficiency in MATLAB a must Prior experience with building financial models, infrastructure development a plus Strong interest in financial markets and investment management industry Highly motivated, detail-oriented, and able to effectively communicate across different audiences 2-4 years of work experience in finance or related field

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.



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