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Tactics Co-op

Assist in the research, design, development, and optimization of proprietary in-house trading models.
Quantitative model construction and maintenance; responsible for a large range of quantitative models and modeling resources, including legacy model evolution, new model development, and analysis of economic and financial data.
Design, conduct, and administer studies of long-range trends significant to the securities markets.
Organize and conduct data collection.
Summarize work in formal and informal presentations.

  • Advanced quantitative skills are required. 
  • Proficiency in statistical software (R, MATLAB or Mathematica). Other computer languages are acceptable. 
  • Knowledge of Databases (MySQL, SQL, etc.). 
  • Experience with data integrity, regression, performance testing. 
  • Experience working with large data sets. 
  • Ability to independently move projects through from inception to completion. 
  • Basic understanding of financial markets preferred but not required. 
  • Ability to explain complex topics orally and in writing. 
  • Bachelor’s degree (or currently enrolled) in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics or related field. 
  • 0 - 2 years of experience.