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Sr. Quants Analyst

  • Location: San Francisco, 94105
  • Salary: 98.5
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 10 months ago

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Lead Quantitative Analytics Specialist
Location: SAN FRANCISCO, California, 94105
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Provide hands on application coding of SPARQL queries, scripts that support ingestion from multiple data sources, transformation and materialization into RDF graph databases (ETL process).
  • Lead complex initiatives including creation, implementation, documentation, validation, articulation and defense, of highly statistical theory.
  • Qualify monitor markets and forecast credit and operational risks.
  • Strategize short and long-term objectives, and provide analytical support for a wide array of business initiatives.
  • Utilize stochastic, structured securities, spread analysis, with the expertise in the theory and mathematics behind the analysis.
  • Review and assess models inclusive of technical, audit, and market perspectives. Identify structure and scope of review.
  • Enable decision making for product and marketing with broad impact and act as key participant to develop and document analytical models.
  • Collaborate and consult with regulators and auditors.
  • Present results of analysis and strategies.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

Semantic Graph Application Developer/Engineer:
  • Role: provide hands on application coding of SPARQL queries, scripts that support ingestion from multiple data sources, transformation and materialization into RDF graph databases (ETL process).
  • Skills: 2+ years of development with RDF graph databases using the SPARQL query language
  • Desirable: experience with AllegroGraph or other RDF graph databases e.g. Stardog, Neptune, Virtuoso, GraphDB, AnzoGraph, RDFox. Ability to understand RDF/OWL ontologies.
RStudio Engineer:
  • Role: application development of UI and messaging layer
  • Skills: 2+ years of RShiny using modules, VisNetwork, RShiny Dashboard Plus, R6, JavaScript , HTML, plumber, familiarity working with RStudio Connect, RStudio Workbench, RStudio Package Manager, code profiling, source code management (Git), Unix shell scripting.
  • Desirable: iGraph, openxlsx, RDFLib, JSON-LD, logger, Lintr, DT, shinyjs, shinycssloaders, renv, dplyr, foreach, microbenchmark, Cairo, grid, gridEstra, leaflet, sunburstR, xml2, yaml, bslib, digest.
  • 5+ years of Quantitative Analytics experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education.
  • Master's degree or higher in a quantitative field such as mathematics, statistics, engineering, physics, economics, or computer science.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re a top 15 U.S. IT staffing firm and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

For hourly W2 contract roles, MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options. Please see for more information. For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits will be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.

MATRIX is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Employment is subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment screening. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.