At BEST, our mission is to research, develop and apply the best Bayesian investment technology on behalf of institutional investors. We use a Bayesian approach to portfolio management and control. The eponym ‘Bayesian’ refers to the 18th century mathematician Thomas Bayes.
Responsibilities will include research, programming, helping with IT and acting as backup for trading and operations. Will have to learn how to program in J (http://www.jsoftware.com) and edit and apply patches.
We accommodate the work schedule to your class schedule.
Build and edit modules written in J, Tacit Coding
Edit and apply patches, compile dll's for J, working with utilities and packages for J
Working with database (ex. writing queries, etc...)
Assist in IT related duties
Strong background in programming & computers
Strong Mathematical background
Skillful in anyone of the following would be a plus: C, C#, C++, Objective-C