UBS Financial Services Quantitative Analyst in New York, New York

Your role:

UBS Asset Management (Americas) Inc. seeks Directors, Quantitative Analysts in New York, NY to manage large data sets to act as lead architect for team’s data needs. Work within the Systematic Research (SR) team to support and collaborate with Analysts and PMs to design and implement both research and strategies. Architect, construct, and integrate highly scalable new data management technologies and software engineering tools into investment research processes. Build the software platform that will power future investment processes. Support the SR team’s development effort. Work closely with UBS Asset Management’s Chief Data Office to design the next generation of data architecture for the firm.

Qualified Applicants apply through SH-ProfRecruitingGAM@ubs.com. Please reference RG03102018EW. NO CALLS PLEASE. EOE/M/F/D/V

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You will be working with the Quantitative Evidence team in New York, NY.

Your experience and skills:

Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field and five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the job offered or related position: working with large datasets, data storage and statistical analysis; utilizing data science languages including Matlab to perform statistical analysis; working with relational databases, including development of databases to hold large, complicated data structures and optimization of database queries including SQL; working with quantitative financial databases (Worldscope, Compustat, or IBES) and data management solutions (Thomson Reuters QA Direct, or Factset datafeed); and participating in all stages of the software development lifecycle in the financial services industry including requirements gathering and analysis, application design, system development, regression and user acceptance testing, documentation and implementation. In the alternative, employer will accept a Master’s degree and three (3) years of experience in the above-listed skills. *LI-N

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 172014BR

Business Divisions: Asset Management

Title: Quantitative Analyst

City: New York

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New York

Function Category: Quantitative Analysis