Research Analyst. Cubist Systematic Strategies, LLC seeks Research Analyst – New York, NY. Conduct quantitative financial research w/principle focus on creating statistical & predictive models. Research & analyze large data sets. Perform research methodology selection, data collection & analysis, testing, prototyping & performance monitoring & back testing. Assist w/developing, researching & implementing quantitative models for equities. Generate trading strategies using statistical analysis, machine learning & advanced quantitative risk models. At least master’s or its equiv. in Financial Eng., Statistics, Eng., Operations Research, Mathematics or rltd quantitative fld & at least 2 years of prior work exp. as a Research/Financial Analyst. Must possess at least 2 yrs exp. w: developing, research & implementing quantitative models for equities on behalf of financial service institution; programming/utilizing R, Matlab, C++, SQL, Java & Python; performing statistical analysis of historical data gathered from financial markets to build quantitative models, including time series analysis using high frequency tick data; analyzing the risk & return profile of portfolios of financial instruments, including some experience analyzing volatility & implied volatility in cash markets; conducting independent research utilizing large data sets; transaction cost analysis; portfolio construction & equity factor risk models; & cash equities. Resume to Recruiting2014@Point72.com; Job Code YW032019.