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Senior Quant Equity Research Analyst

San Francisco, California
Asset Management


Job Description

About us: The Boston Company, Standish and Mellon Capital
A specialist multi-asset investment management firm dedicated to serving sophisticated investors globally, providing clients with high-quality single and multi-asset investment solutions using both active and passive strategies. Coming together in 2018 through the combination of Mellon Capital, Standish, and The Boston Company, the combined asset manager has the scale and investment capabilities to offer institutional and intermediary clients a broad range of specialist investment solutions. The Boston Company, Standish and Mellon Capital are product brands of BNY Mellon Asset Management North America. 
 

This position is responsible for making a significant contribution to the firm's quantitative equity research process and potentially other part of the research efforts.   Specific responsibilities include:   ·Developing and enhancing quantitative factor investing and stock selection model, which includes research of alpha and risk factors, model back-testing, portfolio construction, and risk/return attribution analysis · Examining advanced statistical techniques or modeling technology · Assisting with the setting of the firm's research priorities ·Presenting research to internal and external clients as appropriate ·Evaluating alternative data sources, models, or software ·The ideal candidate will be a hands-on individual with the capability of, under certain supervision, taking a project from the conceptual stage through to implementation and integration

Qualifications

Preferably Master/Ph.D degree from a top school in finance, business, economics, statistics, operations research, or related fields with a quantitative orientation

·         A minimum of 1-2 years experience in quantitative investment research

·         Experience in handling large data sets and performing both cross-sectional and time-series analysis using statistical/programming software such as Python (pandas), R, Matlab, or SAS

·         Strong understanding of quantitative security analysis and familiarity with academic and practitioner financial literature required

·         Experience in International/Emerging market equity research preferred

·         Excellent oral and written communication skills required

·         Team player

 



For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: bnymellon.com/careers.

As one of the world's leading investment management organizations and one of the top U.S. wealth managers, BNY Mellon Investment Management combines agility, insight and scale to create and deliver strategies and solutions to address our clients' needs. Encompassing BNY Mellon's investment management firms, wealth management organization and global distribution teams, we draw on deep expertise to collaborate with clients and tailor our best ideas and resources to meet their specific needs. We pride ourselves on providing dedicated service through our network of global professionals who have a deep understanding of local requirements. With our extensive experience in anticipating and responding to the investment and financial needs of the world's governments, pension plan sponsors, corporations, foundations, endowments, advisors, intermediaries, individuals and families, and family offices, BNY Mellon Investment Management is dedicated to helping clients reach their goals.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Primary Location: United States-California-San Francisco
Internal Jobcode: 08878
Job: Asset Management
Organization: NA Investment Boutiques-HR13428
Requisition Number: 1805511