Job Responsibilities (include, but not limited to the following): Our research subsidiary in Taipei is seeking mathematics, computer science, physics and engineering majors with experience in one of following asset classes: Futures, Currencies, Commodities, or Global Macro for senior quantitative researcher / vice president of research position involving the creation of computer-based models that seek to predict the movements of worldwide financial markets. We offer outstanding career opportunities, which include:
Competitive financial rewards, relative to performance and position
Friendly and collegial working environment
Opportunity to learn from investment experts
Have 1 year or more experience in one of following asset classes: Futures, Currencies, Commodities, or Global Macro
Ph.D. or M.S. degree from a leading university and B.S. degree from the top university in Taiwan, US, (or from other leading universities in the world) in a highly analytical field, such as Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Financial Engineering or any other related field that is highly analytical and quantitative
Have a research scientist mind-set, i.e., be a deep thinker, creative, persevering, smart, a self-starter, etc.
Be competent in a programming language (C++ or C)
Possess good English language skills
Possess a relentless drive to succeed, supplemented by a strong work ethic
Position based in one of our research offices: Taipei
Interested and qualified candidates please email your current CV (or any questions) in ENGLISH and local language to WQTaiwanjobs@worldquant.com.
WorldQuant is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation or preference, age, marital status, citizenship, national origin, disability, military status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or any other protected characteristic as established by applicable law.