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Quant Engineer

Location: 
Boston
Date Posted: 
01/24/2019
Employment Type: 
Contract
Job ID: 
9793
Description: 

Sr. Quant Engineer

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer that will be a part of a dynamic and fast-paced development team, embedded within the GAA researchers and analysts. You will provide high impact solutions on various projects including alpha research, portfolio construction, and risk management. You will craft high quality, robust, and efficient analytical solutions that will be used to improve GAA’s investment processes.

THE EXPERTISE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

• Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science

• Full stack software engineering

• Exposure and experience to Linux & Windows

• Knowledge of R & R-Studio Shiny is a big plus

• Ability to utilize various technologies: R, SQL, Matlab, Python, Java, JavaScript, HTML/CSS, Tableau

• Experience using a variety of open source technologies and cloud services

THE SKILLS YOU BRING

• You are self-motivated, driven, and has a good sense of urgency

• You have the ability to engage with researchers and investment professionals

• You pride yourself on being a shown teammate that thrives in a collaborate environment

• You have excellent written and verbal communication skills