HTAA is  expanding its portfolio management team and is seeking a Senior Financial Engineer with keen interest in quantitative research and data analysis.   Candidates must possess excellent analytical and technical skills, have a proven quantitative background, be a creative problem solver, clear communicator and present a strong record of successfully working with others in a team environment.

    Position Location:  Chicago or San Francisco


    • Perform statistical analyses to verify and optimize innovations and enhancements to portfolio models.
    • Define and implement data collection and data acquisition methods.
    • Monitor trading performance and devise improvements
    • Propose portfolio strategies and algorithm enhancements
    • Write white papers and blog posts on current economic and financial topics
    • Present Strategies in front of investment committees and prospective clients


    • M.S. or Ph.D. in a technical field (or Finance/Economics with quantitative focus)
    • Minimum 3 years relevant experience in an asset management environment
    • Proficient in statistics and econometrics.
    • Development experience in R and Linux
    • Machine-learning and Python experience is a plus
    • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic
    • Excellent writing and communication skills
    • Predictive Modeling Experience


    • Competitive financial rewards, relative to firm performance and team-based contributions
    • Employee benefits that include exceptional insurance and 401K matching program
    • Friendly and collegial work environment

    Opportunity to learn from successful industry experts

    Please send your CV or Resume to in PDF format only.  Non-PDF files will be rejected!