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Subject Data Analyst @ Point 72
From Brenda Ng
Date Mon, 29 May 2017 10:09:00 +0800
Newsgroups hku.cs.career

Company: Point72 (https://www.point72.com/)

Position: Data Analyst

Job type:  Full Time Permanent

Job Description
• Use programming and data languages such as VBA to develop the tools to
extract financial data
• Write macros and automate spreadsheets
• To work and create databases to track prices and other important macro
parameters
• Support the senior analyst on the team to build and maintain coverage
universe
• Building and maintaining detailed company models as directed by the team
• Committing daily efforts to the highest levels of professionalism,
integrity, and excellence
• Conducting industry and company specific research
• Ensuring the accuracy and quality of all recommended materials
• Supporting fundamental research into companies, industries and sectors
• Understanding and living the firm’s ethical decision making approach
and its compliance program
• Assisting the portfolio team in innovating and creating unique
investment strategies

Job Requirements
• Degree in finance, quantitative finance, statistics, financial
engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or related field
• Demonstrated academic success as reflected in a minimum cumulative GPA
of 3.4/4.0 or equivalent
• Experience working with data mining, cleaning, analyzing and
visualization would be an ideal
• 1 to 3 years of experience with quantitative analysis, preferably in
financial industry (Fresh graduate is also welcomed)
• Knowledgeable in Bloomberg and Microsoft Excel
• Excellent skills in Python or R programming
• Individual must be organized, dependable, able to multi-task and
manage priorities, display initiative and the ability to work in a team
environment
• Have a fierce commitment to acting with professional and integrity at
all times
• Willing to work in stressful environment
• Excellent verbal and written English skills, ideally multi-lingual
(Mandarin is a plus)

Application Method:
Submit resume with GCPA to
https://www.point72.com/jobs/longshort-investing/analyst/

About the Company:
Point72 is one of the world’s premier investment management firms, built
on the successful investment strategies of portfolio managers (PMs),
who, in turn make their decisions based on exhaustive and rigorous
fundamental research conducted by their analysts.  The analysts are
critical elements in the success of the PMs and, by extension, the Firm.
  We are committed at all times to the highest standards of integrity,
ethics, and professionalism.

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