Position Description

Quantitative Analyst
Location Bracebridge Capital, LLC
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We are currently seeking an experienced Quantitative Analyst to join our Emerging Markets group.  The Analyst will work closely with Portfolio Managers to evaluate relative-value investment opportunities, monitor political and economic developments across the EM universe, and track investor positioning, flows, and the issuance calendar.  This individual will develop a deep familiarity with the instruments traded by the EM group, become a sophisticated user of the proprietary suite of analytics developed by the Quantitative Research team, and collaborate with QR on developing tools that will be used to identify new trade ideas and analyze the risk exposure of existing positions.
 
Responsibilities may also include:
Become familiar with a suite of pricing and risk measurement analytics and reports produced by the Quantitative Research team
Support the evaluation of securities and trade ideas in the EM space by providing detailed analytics and scenario analysis
Interact with street-side research analysts and traders
Conduct proprietary research projects
 
Qualifications:
Minimum of 2 years experience
Familiarity with credit instruments such as EM sovereign and corporate bonds and CDS
Proficiency in Excel VBA and working knowledge of C# or SQL
Familiarity with at least one of R, Matlab or Python a plus
Excellent analytical and communication skills as well as demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with others
Intellectual curiosity 
Buy-side experience preferred
Proficiency in Spanish and/or Portuguese a plus
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