Quantitative Analyst

HK-Hong Kong
7 days ago
Category
Quantitative analysts
Position type
Full-Time

OVERVIEW:

ITG is looking for an experienced, detail-oriented quantitative analyst to join our electronic execution team.

 

ITG Asia Pacific Execution department is focused on the development, analysis and servicing of electronic trading for both Buy side and Sell side clients. As part of the servicing of clients ITG conducts advanced research, analysis and consultation on execution via electronic channels (Algo Trading). The team advises some of the world’s leading fund managers on ways to improve their executions vis-a-vis changing regulation and market microstructure in Asia.

WE'LL TRUST YOU TO:

  • Build quantitative models to adapt automated trading to market structure and conditions
  • Work with the product team to improve the automated execution products
  • Track & analyze ITG’s electronic execution products (algos, dark pools, block crossing and SOR)
  • Analyze client’s execution through ITG’s different execution channels and use that as a platform through which to engage with client trading teams.
  • Build relationships with your global counterparts in the US and Europe.

WHAT YOU BRING WITH YOU:

  • Strong communication skills with fluency in written and spoken English
  • M.Sc. degree (or higher) in Math, Financial Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or a related discipline
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in financial organisations.
  • Extensive experience with AI / machine learning techniques
  • Experience in developing mathematical and/or statistical models
  • Experience in working with large data sets
  • Strong understanding of statistical software, databases, data mining, SQL and scripting languages
  • Highly competent in statistical analysis
  • Motivated, proactive, independent and attentive to detail
  • Ability to produce quality work with little direction
  • A background in order execution within a trading organization a plus.

YOU'RE JUST RIGHT FOR ITG IF YOU WANT:

  • A smaller team environment with 3-8 developers
  • Direct exposure to the decision makers and senior leaders on the business side
  • A company that’s investing a sizable amount in its technology department
  • Teams that are passionate about continually learning, improving and raising the bar
  • A community that values hard work as well as work-life balance

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