Quantitative Research Consultant
WorldQuant is a private institutional investment management complex consisting of an inter-national
team of researchers, traders and technologists who constantly work toward even greater quantification
and automation in the development of its trading processes. Continuously evolving for ever-greater
efficiency enables us to trade today the way others will tomorrow.
Job Responsibilities (include, but not limited to the following):
We are seeking engineering, science, mathematics and finance majors for summer-time or long-term
part-time research consultant position, involving the creation of computer-based models that seeks to
predict the movements of worldwide financial markets. Candidates need not have prior knowledge of
financial markets, but must have a strong interest in learning about stock markets and financial
markets. Upon joining us, we will provide a series of quantitative finance trainings and seminars to offer
you a chance to learn the fundamentals of quantitative finance and stock price movement prediction.
We offer outstanding learning and earning opportunities, which include:
– Performance based compensation, for successfully contracted consultant
– Training classes / seminars about quantitative finance research and modeling
– Access to our web-based stock simulation system that you can use to develop your quantitative financial models
– Rare opportunity for students in engineering and science to break into the financial industry
– Hold or working toward a Bachelor’s degree or advanced degrees from a leading university in engineering, science,
mathematics, finance or any other related field that is highly analytical and quantitative
– Competent in a programming language
– Strong interest in learning about worldwide financial markets
Flexible and online. As a Quantitative Research Consultant, you can use our proprietary web-based
simulation platform to experiment with quantitative investment research at any time and from anywhere
with an internet connection.
How to Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates please register at
https://websim.worldquant.com/welcome.html?src=contest to apply.
For inquiries, please contact us at USConsultants@worldquant.com.
WorldQuant, LLC provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and eligible applicants for employment
in accordance with the laws applicable in each jurisdiction in which it conducts business. Except as
may be varied by any local law to the contrary, our Firm’s philosophy is to treat employees and applicants for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,
national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran of
military service. This applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring,
placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.