RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce's client, an emerging and well-respected boutique hedge fund specializing in options trading is looking to hire a talented and creative Quantitative Researcher/Python Developer to assist in building systematic trading models.
The ideal candidate will work directly with senior portfolio manager in the execution, development, and implementation of systematic volatility and options based trading models. The role requires a self-starter with advanced computer programming skills, broad knowledge of machine learning algorithms and data science, a demonstrated interest in quantitative trading and markets, and creativity to invent and customize models when necessary. The Quantitative Researcher must have excellent communication skills and willingness to explain ideas to non-technical colleagues and clients. This role provides an opportunity for creativity and intellectual freedom in a boutique company with direct connection between performance and compensation.
Competitive salary and benefits based on experience. Excellent meritocracy driven bonuses possible based upon ability to generate solid results and returns for clients from their models.