Content Specialist, Systematic Strategies

Description:

One of the world’s premier investment firms is looking to add a content specialist to their team. The firm deploys systematic computer-driven trading strategies across multiple liquid asset classes, including equities, futures and foreign exchange.

Responsibilities:
  • Managing vendor relationships
  • Negotiating contracts
  • Filing approvals
  • Managing cost allocations

This position will have important contribution in new data discovery in initiating contact, tracking followups, with vendors/compliance/legal in order to setup trials.

Requirements:
  • 1-3 years background in investment research (buy-side, sell-side or research/data provider) preferred
  • Preferably experience in a data management or software development role
  • Programming skills in SQL or another programming language a plus
  • Basic understanding of computer science concepts a must
  • Strong oral and written communication skill
  • Ability to manage, prioritize and execute tasks in multitasking environment with competing requirements
  • High level of attention to detail a must
  • Strong interpersonal skills