Research Analyst. Cubist Systematic Strategies, LLC seeks Research Analyst – New York, NY. Conduct quant. research w/focus on statistical & predictive models. Research & analyze large data sets. Select research methodology collect data & analyze, test, prototype & perform monitoring & back testing. Assist w/research & implementing quantit. models for equities. Generate trading strategies using analysis, machine learning & quant. risk models. At least Ph.D. or its equiv. in Financial Eng., Stats., Physics, Eng., Op. Research, Math. or rltd quant. field & at least 1 yr of prior work exp. as a Researcher w/Big Data or, master’s and at least 4 yrs. Must also possess: at least 6 months of exp. w: developing, research & implementing quant. models for equities for financial service inst.; programming, R, SQL & Python & working in UNIX/LINUX systems; performing stat. analysis of historical data from financial markets to build quant. models; analyzing risk & return profile of portfolios of financial instruments; portfolio construction & equity factor risk models; & code optimization, machine learning & signal processing. Resume to Recruiting2014@Point72.com; Job Code HW042019.