Quantitative Associate, Research and Development
ITG - New York, NY

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Investment Technology Group, Inc. is an independent agency research broker that partners with asset managers globally to provide innovative solutions spanning the investment continuum. A leader in electronic trading since launching POSIT ® in 1987, ITG’s integrated approach now includes a range of products from portfolio management and pre-trade analysis to trade execution and post-trade evaluation. Asset managers rely on ITG’s independence, experience, and agility to help mitigate risk, improve performance and navigate increasingly complex markets.

ITG’s unique investment research offerings, ITG Investment Research and Disclosure Insight, provide portfolio managers and analysts with timely information and strategic insights grounded in data that is unbiased, reliable and actionable.

Description/ Responsibilities: The position will involve leveraging superior analytic skills to help us expand our coverage universe and improve our existing models. Typical projects will involve mining multiple large-scale datasets and building statistical models to forecast company- and sector-specific metrics and macroeconomic indicators. Projects will rotate from one sector to another. The goal is to combine quantitative model and fundamental research to provide real-time unique insights on companies and sectors.

Qualifications/Required Skills:
  • Strong analytical skills and experiences in programming is a plus
  • Understanding of and passion for the equities market
  • Ability to think creatively and solve problems effectively
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
Education/Experience Requirements:
  • Engineering degree (preferably advanced) from a top university with a consistent record of academic excellence. Specialization in statistics/computer science/finance/economics preferred.
To Apply:
                                                    Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@itg.com and include Quantitative Associate

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                                                              About this company
                                                              Investment Technology Group, Inc. (ITG) is a specialized agency brokerage and financial technology company that partners with asset managers...