LOCATION: US / NEW YORK, NY OR PORTLAND, OR
The research associate role exists within our investment research team, reporting to a senior analyst. The ideal candidate will have both an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for the equity markets, and will be inherently curious. The candidate should also be a self-starter with an ability to think creatively and solve problems effectively. Weekly activities will include using data to identify business trends and forecast results, preparing written research reports and working on client request. The analysis will primarily involve using SQL, R and Excel.
- Strong quantitative skills with some experience using database (e.g. SQL) and/or statistical computing software packages (i.e. R, Matlab, Python).
Effective communication and writing skills.
Ability to work with large-scale datasets.
Solid understanding of financial statements and finance concepts.
Interest in equity markets.
- Technical degree from a top university with a consistent record of academic excellence.
Specialization in statistics, finance, economics, computer science, or engineering preferred.
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