Durlston Partners

Quant Researcher (Fixed Income)

Systematic Trading & Research
Up to $800k
Abu Dhabi

Are you passionate about quantitative research and interested in applying your skills to the dynamic world of fixed income trading? We’re seeking a talented individual to join our hedge fund team as a Fixed Income Quantitative Researcher.

The hedge fund is a leading player in the financial markets, specializing in fixed income trading strategies. With a focus on innovation and quantitative analysis, they strive to stay ahead of market trends and deliver exceptional results for their clients.

As a Fixed Income Quantitative Researcher, you will be responsible for developing and implementing quantitative models and trading strategies within the fixed income asset class. You will work closely with portfolio managers and traders to identify opportunities, optimize trading strategies, and enhance our market-making capabilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research and analysis to develop quantitative models for fixed income securities.
  • Utilize statistical methods and machine learning techniques to identify trading opportunities and optimize trading strategies.
  • Collaborate with portfolio managers and traders to implement quantitative models in live trading environments.
  • Monitor market trends and analyze trading data to refine and enhance trading strategies.
  • Stay abreast of industry developments and emerging technologies to continuously improve our trading capabilities.


  • Advanced degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) in a quantitative field such as mathematics, physics, computer science, finance, or related discipline.
  • Strong background in quantitative finance, with a focus on fixed income markets.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, R, MATLAB, or C++.
  • Experience with statistical analysis, time series analysis, and machine learning techniques.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.


  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including healthcare, retirement plans, and more.
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment with opportunities to make a significant impact.