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Qunatitative Summer Intern
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Point72 | Stamford, CT
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Job Description

An Internship with Point72's Market Intelligence Team

Point72 is looking for interns to join one of our quantitative investment teams for summer 2020. This team is researching and developing novel systematic trading models and helping to invent the future of finance. The successful candidate(s) will join a collaborative, collegial team with decades of experience. This internship will be an excellent opportunity to learn while contributing to a central part of Point72's investment engine. The intern(s) will go through all aspects of the research process, including methodology selection, data collection and analysis, implementation and testing, prototyping, and performance evaluation.

What's Required

* Current student in an undergrad, MS or PhD program in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or other quantitative disciplines. Current post-doctoral students are also encouraged to apply.
* The ideal candidate will have an impressive record of achievement and previous independent academic or professional research experience.
* Strong analytical and quantitative skills.
* Previous programming experience in Python is required.
* Interest in quant trading and curiosity about financial markets - previous finance experience not required.
* Detail orientation.

About Point72

* Point72 Asset Management is a global firm led by Steven Cohen that invests in multiple asset classes and strategies worldwide. Resting on more than a quarter-century of investing experience, we seek to be the industry's premier asset manager through delivering superior risk-adjusted returns, adhering to the highest ethical standards, and offering the greatest opportunities to the industry's brightest talent. We're inventing the future of finance by revolutionizing how we develop our people and how we use data to shape our thinking. For more information, visit www.Point72.com/working-here.