Quantitative Analyst, Fixed Income ESG
- Fidelity Investments
- 24 May 2023
- 21 Jun 2023
- Employer Sector
- Banking & Finance - Retail
- Contract Type
- Full Time
You will serve as a quantitative research analyst in the Quantitative Research & Investments team of Fidelity Management and Research Company. In this role, the analyst will act as a member of the Systematic ESG Research team with a focus on fixed income, and work with senior analysts and portfolio managers in the Fixed Income division and across QRI, as well as stakeholders across Asset Management to conduct research and development on quantitative ESG factors, models, and ratings and deliver portfolio construction and risk analytics to support Fidelity s funds and research efforts.
The quantitative research analyst will assist with the implementation of ESG ratings across fixed income asset classes, assessments of portfolio sustainability characteristics, quantitatively based portfolio construction, ESG risk management, and alpha generation analytics. Responsibilities include the procurement and management of a variety of sources of ESG data and creation of models to facilitate the research and portfolio construction process. This could entail performing ad hoc portfolio analyses, developing screening tools, collecting and conducting research on data for other quant analysts or portfolio managers, or contributing to large scale initiatives with business partners across the Fidelity enterprise.
The quantitative analyst position offers a valuable opportunity to learn and excel within a talented investment department for an elite investment organization.
We are seeking individuals who have the following characteristics:
- Familiarity with fixed income analytics
- Aptitude with programming languages (e.g., Python, MATLAB, SQL, VBA) and relational databases
- Strong interest in ESG and sustainability
- Deep understanding of math, statistics and econometrics
- Keen interest in the financial markets and investing
- Very strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills and eagerness to work in a team environment
- Bachelor s degree in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or the physical sciences, or from a highly quantitative economics or finance program (Master s or foreign education equivalent preferred)
- Experience with financial packages and portfolio management tools (e.g., Bloomberg)
Fidelity Investments is a privately held company with a mission to strengthen the financial well-being of our clients. We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients' money.
At Fidelity, you'll find endless opportunities to build a meaningful career that positively impacts peoples' lives, including yours. You can take advantage of flexible benefits that support you through every stage of your career, empowering you to thrive at work and at home. Honored with a Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award , we have been recognized by our employees as a Best Place to Work in 2022. And you don't need a finance background to succeed at Fidelity-we offer a range of opportunities for learning so you can build the career you've always imagined.
Many of our associates are continuing to work remotely temporarily due to COVID-19. When Fidelity employees eventually return to the office, our goal is for most people to work flexibly in a way that balances both personal and business needs with time onsite and offsite through what we're calling " Dynamic Working ."
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Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging.
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