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Our clients rely on us to be the best - a centralized and secure platform to analyze and interpret intelligence. And no matter where you're located, or which team you work on, you’ll be part of a group working together to build solutions to mission-critical problems and a company that values the very best ideas. There’s a role at EDS for you —whether you're a new graduate or have years of experience.

Senior Quantitative Analyst

MUMBAI / FULL TIME /  BASED ON EXPERIENCE / 4 - 6 YEARS PREFERRED

About the Role:

We are building the Investment Data Science platform of the future. You are passionate about data and products and you love stocks. This is a fantastic role where you would be interfacing with top tier hedge fund and asset manager CIOs (Chief Investment Managers), CROs (Chief Risk Officers), Head Traders and Fundamental Analysts. You would be working with our clients to enhance their investment processes through analytics and visualizations. You would then be guiding your team in speedy and efficient production of those enhancements. You should have experience with equity quantitative finance roles at a leading bank, data provider (Factset, Bloomberg, Refinitiv MSCI, Axioma), hedge fund or other equity relevant financial institution or vendor. This is a managerial role, a hands on coding role, and a client facing role. Equity Data Science (EDS) is profitable and well funded (Series A).

Responsibilities:

  1. Engage directly with very reputable and successful hedge funds and asset managers globally.

  2. Will work with equity factor models.

  3. Lead a group of 3-5 Quantitative Analysts

  4. R and/or Python expertise (ideally both, but R is the preferred)

  5. Excellent Communication and Organizational skills (in English)

  6. Desire to mentor others (ideally some experience here even informally)

  7. You will have the opportunity to work closely with the sales team and be involved in sales pitches.

 

Qualifications:

  1. ​Bachelors/Masters/ CA/CFA/MBA degree in a quantitative field such as Mathematics, Finance, Engineering or Statistics from one of the premier institutes

  2. Knowledge and passion for building systems and products with great elegance.

Benefits and Perks:

  1. Great collaborative atmosphere with a lot of young motivated, smart people.

  2. Super modern WeWork office with cappuccino on tap, ping pong tables, and exciting atmosphere.