Research Analyst. Cubist Systematic Strategies, LLC seeks Research Analyst Stamford, CT. 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 futures. 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, Math. or rltd quantitative fld & at least 2 yrs as a Research/Financial Analyst. At least 2 yrs of exp. developing, researching & implementing quantitative models on behalf of a financial service institution. At least 2 years w: performing statistical analysis of historical data gathered from financial markets to build quantitative models; analyzing risk & return profile of portfolios of financial instruments; programming/utilizing w/Java or C++, SQL & Matlab or Python; conducting independent research utilizing large data sets; systematic intraday trading; researching FX &/or futures trading strategies; & portfolio construction & portfolio risk models. Resume to Recruiting2014@Point72.com ; Job Code ZH102018.