Quantitative Research Analyst / Intern

Brooklyn Risk Advisors - New York, NY

InternshipEstimated: $110,000 - $150,000 a year
Skills
Our Quantitative Research internship gives an opportunity to work on unique and concrete projects under the guidance of experienced quantitative researchers. Applicants will be assisting with building models, products and technologies associated with a particular business.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Developing valuation models, quantitative hedging strategies or financial analytical metrics that will impact a particular business
Evaluating quantitative methodologies to identify and monitor risk and return associated with valuation models
Assessing the appropriateness of quantitative models and their limitations for valuation and risk management

Qualifications:
Working towards a degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Engineering, or Finance
Hands-on experience with one of the following languages: VBA, C++, MATLAB, R, or Stata
Strong mathematical and statistical background
Good intuition and understanding of statistical, financial and econometric models, as well as estimation and calibration techniques and experience with handling large scale data sets
Strong problem formulation and problem solving skills with particular emphasis on ill-conditioned and loosely defined problems
Strong communication skills and ability to work in a multi-team environment
If you would like to be considered for future or current employment opportunities, please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@brooklynriskadvisors.com