Vermogensbeheer

Quantitative Equity Developer

Would you like to contribute to high quality pensions for the current and coming generations? And do you have the drive to build the infrastructure that makes a difference for people and the planet? Then we would like to connect with you about this position at APG Asset Management.

Locatie
Amsterdam
Dienstverband
40-40 uur
Jaren ervaring
2 - 5
Opleidingsniveau
WO

Dit wordt je functie

APG manages over €600 billion in assets for pension funds. APG plays a leading role in the pension sector and focuses strongly on the transition towards sustainable investing. You will join a diverse team of fifteen professionals of various nationalities. Our core belief is that our ability to improve investment decision making using data and digital technologies will define our future success. The Quant Equity team is on the brink of building an ambitious next-generation platforms. We need your talent to drive that further.

We offer a position in APG’s Quantitative Equity investment team in Amsterdam which is currently expanding. Together with the team you are responsible for the research, development, and portfolio management of systematic investment strategies. The strategies are based on insights from the fields of quantitative and behavioral finance and our industry experience. Your ideas and energy will contribute to our ambition to be a leading and sustainable Quant Equity investor.
The team is beginning an exciting program of development to upgrade our investment platform to support the next generation of quantitative investment strategies.

Your role and responsibilities?

  • Maintain and develop new functionality for researching investment strategies and the portfolio management of live portfolios;
  • Facilitate the onboarding of traditional and alternative datasets;
  • Take functional ownership of APG’s proprietary data and IT platform;
  • Ensure the team’s production code adheres to software development best practices.

Dit breng je mee

What are we looking for?

  • A BSc, MSc, or PhD degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Machine Learning, or related fields;
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in financial or other numerate industry;
  • Experience developing for financial markets and knowledge of financial datasets is positively viewed;
  • Experience programming in one or both of the following languages: Python, MATLAB;
  • Experience with .Net and C# favored;
  • Competence in SQL;
  • You are a team player who likes to help colleagues;
  • You have a problem-solving mentality and eagerness to improve systems and processes;
  • Experience with modern DevOps practices and Azure DevOps is desirable;
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills in English.

 

Hier ga je aan de slag

For pension provider APG, pensions are about people, life and how we live together. Through careful asset management, pension administration, communication and advice, APG wants to help build a decent future in which we share our well-being and prosperity honestly and sustainably. For present and future generations. For today, tomorrow and beyond.

We offer a competitive salary and attractive terms of employment with a focus on flexibility.

Please apply by sending us a CV and a concise motivation letter. For this vacancy, APG is open for applications from abroad and, if needed, will actively support this with an attractive relocation package.

Meer informatie

More information? 

Our colleague Edmund Wadge can tell you all about this great job, feel free to contact him at ed.wadge@apg-am.nl. If you have any other question, please contact our recruiter.

Ik help je graag verder

Roy Tholen

Corporate recruiter