Quantative Analyst Intern

Gain experience with a truly amazing team, revolutionising the world of investments!

At Wealthify, we’re changing the way people save and invest. Our promise is simple: no complicated jargon, no daunting fees, just straightforward, effortless investing from as little as you want.

We’re part of the Aviva family and have grown our Investment Team into a close knit group of industry professionals at the forefront of Investment Strategy and Wealth Management.

A position has opened up for a driven and passionate intern to assist the investment team on some strategic projects this summer.

 

Things you’ll do
You will be working with our Investment Team, consisting of our Head of Investment Strategy, Investment Manager and Chief Investment Officer.

Your time here will be spent being stretched by a number of projects including building investment models, proposing and backtesting investment strategies, and help sculpt our data display suite. This is an incredible opportunity to gain hands on experience by working with some of the most innovative and experienced professionals in the investment industry.

 

Things you’ll need

  • Excellent problem-solving capacity, strong self-motivation and a quick mind.
  • To be comfortable framing the world with models and happy explaining complex statistical ideas simply, yet accurately.
  • Be able to demonstrate strong communication, analytical and collaboration skills.
  • A passion for Fintech and deep understanding of the financial markets (asset universes, pricing and economics)

What will make you stand out

  • Prior internship experience or academic research papers
  • Analytic package experience (Python preferred)
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Experience with NLP/NLTK and Python -pptx is desirable but not essential

 

What you get

  • Work in one of the hottest tech start-ups in Cardiff
  • Brand new offices
  • Unlimited tea or coffee
  • Games room (and a table tennis league!)
  • Amazing (and modest!) teammates
  • Great company socials organised by our very own Ministry of Fun

 

Application Process
This is a rare opportunity to work closely with a dynamic, innovative and experienced Investment Team!

If you would like to be considered for the role, please complete the following assessment:

 

Using publicly available data (Quandl or similar) construct a concise yet interesting market commentary, investment commentary or economic outlook piece on the topic of your choice. Illustrate with no more than 6 charts.

Please include all your sources and if applicable your code/jupyter notebooks.

 

Please send your completed Assessment and CV to jobs@wealthify.com

 

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