Research Analyst


Voloridge Investment Management implements bleeding edge machine learning techniques to solve the extremely challenging problems of modeling and predicting financial markets.  We build predictive models using proprietary software as well as open-source tools, which we use to drive and execute trade decisions. We are seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated Research Analyst to work collaboratively with data scientists to meet the Voloridge mission of delivering superior risk-adjusted returns using proprietary modeling techniques. Our Research Analysts are mathematically gifted, intellectually curious, highly analytical and detail oriented.

Job Responsibilities

  • Working with senior data scientists on research projects that directly impact the firm’s core business
  • Building and evaluating modern numerical/modeling techniques
  • Continually strive to improve datasets, including increased automation, usability, transparency and documentation
  • Build tools that increase productivity
  • Study new topics and gain domain knowledge

Minimum Requirements

  • Four-year college degree in Math, Science, Engineering, Statistics or other highly quantitative disciplines
  • 0 - 5 year’s work experience in an analytical and quantitative role
  • Strong Programming abilities. Python, C/C++/C#, Java, SQL a plus
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate strong problem-solving skills with an aptitude for numbers and accuracy
  • Available to work daily, onsite in our Jupiter, FL office 

Preferred Skills and Previous Experience

  • Advanced degree in Physics, Statistics, Mathematics or other quantitative disciplines or equivalent experience
  • Experience with programming and data analysis tools such as MSSQL, Tableau, AWS, GIT and Conda
  • Experience working on large data sets with a strong focus on data quality and attention to detail
  • Able to independently bring projects to successful completion
  • Highly organized and enthusiastic with a positive attitude
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently in a demanding, team-oriented and fast-paced environment

Compensation and Benefits

  • Highly competitive base salary + substantial profit-sharing bonus
  • Health, dental, vision, and life, disability insurance
  • 401K retirement plan, $1 for $1 match up to 4% of compensation
  • Stocked kitchens with breakfast and salad bars as well as snacks and drinks

No Licenses Required

Additional Information

Voloridge Investment Management is an SEC-registered investment advisor. A private investment company founded in 2009, our mission is to deliver superior risk-adjusted returns for qualified investors, using advanced proprietary modeling technology, conservative investment tactics and sophisticated risk management.

Voloridge Investment Management is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.