Quantitative Strategist, Start-Up Proprietary Trading

Job Title: Quantitative Strategist, Start-Up Proprietary Trading
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: HQ00014617 (3_051217)
Contact Name: Amit Desai
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 05, 2018 11:09

Job Description

HK$ 50K+

Quant strategist with trend-following and pattern recognition experience.  


  • Performing data analysis and research to identify market patterns
  • Convert market patterns into pattern definitions in proprietary format
  • Assist fund manager and traders in generating business case documents from trading ideas
  • Formulate and test trading algorithms with in-house developed proprietary tools
  • Other duties related to deploying and operating a fully automated trading system


  • Strong knowledge of industry trends in quantitative trading / investment management
  • Practical experience with technical analysis and chart patterns (preferably with futures markets but
  • equities markets also acceptable)
  • Some exposure to programming languages such as (Python, C++)
  • Bachelor degree or above in relevant disciplines
  • A minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in related fields in the financial industry
  • Background in computer science, mathematics, statistics, quantitative finance or other scientific
  • disciplines
  • Self-motivated with diligent work ethics to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines