Quantitative Researcher needed by hedge fund in Stamford, CT to independently conduct quantitative research on alternative investment using advanced statistics, mathematical modeling, & machine learning. Manage multi-asset portfolio & execute trades on exchange & over the counter on a daily basis. Dvlp new trading ideas related but not limited to trend following, macroeconomic, option derivatives hedging, alternative dataset & machine learning. Analyze, design, & implement risk overlay for quantitative portfolio. Provide key input & analysis for marketing reports, insight paper & client communication. Build robust algorithms in MATLAB for research & production purposes with efficient computational optimizations. Work with deputy CIO to enhance the research platform & software tools to promote team efficiency. Train, support, & provide guidance & feedback to jr. team members. Must have Master's degree in Financial Engineering & 3 years' experience in quantitative research.