Careers

People Matter

It is vital to our business that it be composed of exceptional people.  If that’s you, and you have strong skills in any of the following areas, then please introduce yourself to us by submitting your information to Chuck Quon:

  • Investments 
  • Marketing & Client Relations 
  • Trading & Operations
  • Systems & Technology 

First Quadrant, L.P. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, mental or physical disability, pregnancy, military or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by state or federal law.

Chuck Quon
Partner, Human Resources
First Quadrant
800 East Colorado Boulevard, Suite 900
Pasadena, California 91101
hr@firstquadrant.com

 


LIST OF OPEN POSITIONS

 
 

ASSOCIATE, EQUITY RESEARCH ANALYST

Summary Job Description: First Quadrant in Pasadena seeks an Equity Research Analyst. Will independently research, analyze and model quantitative research topics relevant to stock selection and portfolio mgmt; perform statistical/economic research; translate fundamental ideas into investment models; interpret and present research results; provide other research and support as needed. Requirements include: Advanced degree in finance, economics, or data science; familiarity with time series analysis, factor analysis, machine learning; knowledge of Python/Pandas.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Independently research, analyze and model quantitative research topics relevant to stock selection and portfolio management
  • Perform statistical and economic research using financial data to improve existing investment strategies and develop new ones, in collaboration with the investment team
  • Translate fundamental ideas into investment models
  • Recommend and implement investment models
  • Discuss research findings with the rest of the investment team
  • Interpret and present the research results to an audience with varied backgrounds
  • Monitor existing portfolio holdings
  • Provide other research and organizational support as needed
Experience and Education
  • Advanced degree in finance, economics, or data science
  • Demonstrated ability to independently complete high-level, investments related research
  • Familiarity with time series analysis, factor analysis, machine learning
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Python/Pandas
 
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