WorldQuant develops and deploys systematic financial strategies across a variety of asset classes and global markets. We seek to produce high-quality predictive signals (alphas) through our proprietary research platform to employ financial strategies focused on exploiting market inefficiencies. Our teams work collaboratively to drive the production of alphas and financial strategies – the foundation of a sustainable, global investment platform.
Our goal is to hire the best and the brightest. We value intellectual horsepower first and foremost, and people who demonstrate an exceptional talent. There is no roadmap to future success, so we need people who can help us create it. Our collective intelligence will drive us there.
Analyzing and adjusting fundamental data, evaluating firm performance based on US GAAP accounting rules and industry conventions
Identifying key business/economic relations by analyzing various types of information such as company financial statements, conference call transcripts, company websites, etc.
Establishing procedures that enable timely and efficient procurement and delivery of relevant company information
Monitoring and parsing other information about companies, e.g. annual report notes, managers’ comments or discussions, etc.
WHAT YOU’LL BRING:
Pursuing a Bachelor’s or advanced degree from a leading university in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Financial Engineering, or related areas. Ability to work at least 3 days per week, for a minimum of 4 months
Proficient in Python, knowledge of C/C++ is a plus
Knowledge and/or work experience in finance, especially in stock market and financial statement analysis
Knowledge about accounting (especially US GAAP) /natural language processing or experience at a commercial financial data provider/equity research (particularly global equity) is a plus
Composite background is a plus
Good interpersonal skills and team player mentality
Strong work ethic and drive to succeed; and fluent in written English
Position based in Beijing or Shanghai, China.
Interested and qualified candidates please email your current CV (or any questions) in ENGLISH and local language to WQChinaIntern@worldquant.com.
WorldQuant is a quantitative investment management firm founded in 2007 and currently has over 500employees globally. We develop and deploy systematic strategies across a variety of asset classes in global markets, utilizing a proprietary research platform and risk management process.