Technical Research Analyst – Digital Assets

Bequant | Top liquidity Top service
  • Full Time
  • London, Malta or Remote

About

BEQUANT is a one stop solution for professional digital-assets investors and institutions. Our breadth of products include prime brokerage, custody, fund administration enhanced by an institutional trading platform providing low-latency, liquidity and direct market access.

Overview

St. Julians, Malta

  • Full Time
  • London, Malta or Remote

Job Description

Company Description:

BEQUANT is a one stop solution for professional digital-assets investors and institutions. Our breadth of products include prime brokerage, custody technology, fund administration services enhanced by an institutional trading platform providing low-latency, liquidity and direct market access. With institutional investment in digital assets gathering pace, BEQUANT is perfectly positioned to cement its position as one of the leading organisations in the FinTech industry.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for a Technical Research Analyst with a strong interest in digital assets and financial instruments and proficient numerical background to join our team either in London, Malta or remotely from anywhere in the world. As you will be joining a promising and growing start up in the crypto space, you will have the responsibility to develop Bequant’s technical research function. This role reports into a very experienced and knowledgeable Head of Research.

Responsibilities:

  • Researching, analysing, interpreting, and presenting data related to cryptocurrency markets and traditional financial markets
  • Writing research reports and providing commentary and market guidance to internal sales team, clients and journalists
  • Develop Bequant’s research department from the ground up
  • Contact companies and agencies who can provide useful on-chain and off-chain data
  • Communicate with business leaders, financial officers and market representatives
  • Actively engage with external practitioners and research trade bodies to make sure Bequant takes center stage in the development of the crypto brokerage industry

The ideal candidate will have the following knowledge and qualifications:

  • Be crypto native, in excess of 3 years
  • Be able to demonstrate an interest in financial markets
  • Coding skills (Either Python, R, or MATLAB)
  • Internships during the study period
  • Excellent mathematical skills
  • Numerical degree at Master Level or above
  • Quantitative data analysis experience preferred
  • Ability to work with large data sets
  • Attention to details and a commitment to accuracy

Cultural Fit Requirements:

  • Sharing Bequant culture values: entrepreneurship, teamwork and collaboration, innovation
  • Like meritocracy and being ready to be judged by what you deliver (vs pedigree or former experience)
  • Have an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Like working in the team environment
  • Passionate about digital assets
  • Excellent English language skills both written and verbal
  • High level of computer proficiency, particularly in google docs, word, excel and powerpoint
  • Strong work ethic
  • Attention to detail
  • Curious to learn
  • Confidence and professionalism
  • Team player and self-starter
  • Initiative with a positive attitude

What we offer:

  • Career progression path
  • Career coaching
  • Internal mobility schemes and upskill training
  • Flexible working hours
  • Remote working
  • Latest hardware
  • Being at the forefront of a new industry
  • Opportunities to learn about the crypto and financial services markets
  • International team
  • International team travel
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Stock Options plan for outstanding and long-term team members
  • Defined KPIs, regular reviews and end of year bonus
  • Opportunity to take responsibility and initiative
  • Complimentary after work drinks and nibbles at a venue near the office
  • Pool and table tennis relaxation area in the office
  • Weekly companywide updates and live chats with all team members across all locations
  • Supportive environment

At Bequant, we are committed to equal opportunities and value the diversity of our people and the varied experiences, expertise, backgrounds and perspectives they bring. We work hard to foster a culture where those differences can thrive and where every one of us can fulfill our potential. We encourage everyone interested in our position to apply. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, or any other trait that unfairly targets a group of people.

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To apply for this job please visit bequant.bamboohr.com.

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