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Careers

If you have a strong academic background in a scientific field and a successful professional experience in systematic quantitative finance, feel free to contact us at azur-careers@azur-im.com.

Quant Researcher (0004)

Job Description: The Quantitative Researcher (multiple openings) at Azur IM LP in New York, NY will combine sound financial insights and statistical learning techniques to explore, analyze, and harness a large variety of datasets in order to build strong predictive models which will be deployed to the investment process, as part of a global team with a focus on developing quantitative financial credit strategies. Work alongside the Portfolio Manager on developing financial trading strategies, with a primary focus on idea generation, data gathering, research/analysis, financial model implementation, and backtesting for systematic credit strategies. Utilize skills in developing insights into various datasets and share them with other team members in a cooperative setup. Use mathematical tools to analyze and optimize trades. Apply statistical methods to improve efficiency of trading. Salary: $ 88,670 - $210,000 per year.

 

Minimum Requirements: Requires a Master’s degree in Mathematics, Finance, or a related field, plus 3 years in a professional financial quantitative credit strategies occupation, or related occupation. Must include 2 years of experience with each of the following: (1) perform quantitative research using statistical analysis; (2) develop quantitative investment models using disciplined scientific approach; (3) automate trading desk workflows and streamline the trading process, with mathematical programming in financial markets; (4) develop systematic analytics tools for back-testing and production processes in a trading environment; (5) research and develop novel mathematical tools to price and trade credit bonds; (6) program using Python, Java, and Linux; and (7) build and perform the create and redeem process for credit ETFs.

 

To apply send resume to azur-careers@azur-im.com and reference job code 0004 in the subject line.

Quant Researcher

We are always looking for a Quantitative Researcher to report directly into the Portfolio Manager. This is an excellent opportunity to get involved in all aspects of quantitative strategies trading, ranging from: alpha research, data processing, backtesting, portfolio construction and performance monitoring in a collaborative team.

Skills required:

  • Engineering degree or MSc in a STEM subject preferred

  • Previous experience in a markets quantitative role

  • Excellent Coding skills

  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills

  • Innovative, self-motivated, and detail-oriented

  • Good team player with strong communication skills

Portfolio Manager

If you are interested in being considered for a Systematic Quant Portfolio Manager position with us, please email us.  In order to be considered, PM candidates should have a track record of experience running an autonomous strategy in their current or previous roles

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