Quantitative Solutions Analyst, Portfolio Management

US-MO-St. Louis
Job ID
2017-1514

Overview

NISA Investment Advisors, LLC (NISA) offers customized investment solutions for tax-exempt and taxable institutional clients. NISA manages over $140 billion in fixed income and equity securities and over $80 billion in derivative notional value.  We seek bright, motivated individuals who can contribute to our growing team of professionals. Candidates with a high degree of independent thinking skills, strong analytical and quantitative skills, and team playing abilities are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities

The general purpose of this position is to help analyze, evaluate and implement customized, quantitative strategies in global interest rates and equities, commodities, and currencies.  This position will involve working directly with senior personnel in the Portfolio Management group and will focus on implementing technological solutions to help systematically evaluate quantitative strategies and utilize a strong quantitative skillset to parse out design elements for relevance, cost and efficacy. This individual’s skillset will also be heavily relied upon to provide strong technological leverage to current trading desk processes and systems as they relate to strategy implementation and data capture.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a field requiring strong analytical and quantitative skills such as Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Finance or Economics
  • Candidates must have a strong academic and/or professional history, and possess a high degree of aptitude in quantitative and analytical thinking

  • Highly proficient in techniques and technologies related to quantitative/statistical analysis (Excel/VBA, R, Python, Matlab) and data management (SQL)

  • It is expected that a successful candidate will be able to synthesize information of disparate types from various sources in order to produce a cohesive analytic framework that is efficient and streamlined. Therefore, the ability to be flexible and nimble with coding and working to integrate with various systems will be a critical skill that a candidate should possess.

 

NISA Investment Advisors, LLC is an equal Opportunity Employer – minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

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