We are looking for individuals that can apply scientific research skills - deep thinking, seeking creative solutions, rigorous hypothesis testing - to real-world applied problems. We place high value on continuous learning and development and this role represents a rare opportunity to work alongside and learn from highly experienced quantitative researchers.
*Perform original statistical research
*Develop and test models of financial markets
*Develop advanced statistical and computational methods to work with massive data sets
*Keep up to date with relevant cutting-edge methods and technologies
Required Skills, Qualifications and Experience:
Degree in a numerate subject with substantial statistical content from a top-ranked university
*Proven ability to work autonomously on research projects
*Hands-on experience of organising, cleaning and modelling empirical data
*Fluent numerical or statistical programming in at least one language
Preferred Skills, Qualifications and Experience:
Experience in C++ programming would be highly advantageous
Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.