Posted Jan 16, 2018 - Requisition No. 64441
Quantitative investment funds have doubled over the last decade to a record $500 billion AUM and now represent around 17% of total hedge fund assets. Smart beta strategies have grown even further from less than $100 billion in 2007 to a record $617 billion now sitting in US Smart beta ETFs.
Bloomberg is uniquely positioned at the forefront of this financial revolution and we are looking for you to join us.
The Financial Applications Team (DBG) works closely with Bloomberg clients to implement quantitative investment strategies and research using our new Python Quant development platform. Powered by Jupyter, the quant platform combines world-class open source python libraries with the world's leading financial database, allowing our clients to generate unique research in quantitative finance and help them to capture alpha in a highly competitive landscape.
We are a global team with people based in London, New York, San Francisco, Sao Paulo, Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo and Sydney.
DBG works very closely with our Account Management teams, Product Development and R&D teams.
Interested to engage with top quantitative finance experts to turn their investment ideas into reality? Keen in getting exposure to the latest technology and coolest programming packages? Want to be part of shaping a product with great revenue potential?You will use your equity market knowledge to consult with Bloomberg clients or prospective clients, helping them to develop and implement their quantitative investment strategies and research on our new python based quant platform. With access to the world's most comprehensive financial database, you will have the opportunity to apply advanced data science technologies to generate real world investment models. Your role will involve full life-cycle development, from initial pitches to prospective clients, requirement gathering, prototyping, implementation, deployment and adoption.
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Apply if you think we’re a good match. We’ll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps but in the meantime feel free to browse this: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-06-20/rise-of-robots-inside-the-world-s-fastest-growing-hedge-funds
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