WorldQuant develops and deploys systematic financial strategies across a variety of asset classes andglobal markets. We seek to produce high-quality predictive signals (Alphas) through our proprietaryresearch platform to employ financial strategies focused on exploiting market inefficiencies. Our teamswork collaboratively to drive the production of Alphas and financial strategies – the foundation of asustainable, global investment platform.
Technologists at WorldQuant research, design, code, test and deploy projects while workingcollaboratively with researchers and portfolio managers. Our environment is relaxed yet intellectuallyintense. Our teams are lean and agile, which means rapid prototyping of products with immediate userfeedback. We seek people who think in code, aspire to solve undiscovered computer science challengesand are motivated by being around like-minded people. In fact, of the 600 employees globally,approximately 500 of them code on a daily basis.
WorldQuant’s success is built on a culture that pairs academic sensibility with accountability for results.Employees are encouraged to think openly about problems, balancing intellectualism and practicality.Great ideas come from anyone, anywhere. Employees are encouraged to challenge conventional thinkingand possess a mindset of continuous improvement. That’s a key ingredient in remaining a leader in anyindustry.
Our goal is to hire the best and the brightest. We value intellectual horsepower first and foremost, andpeople who demonstrate an exceptional talent. There is no roadmap to future success, so we needpeople who can help us create it. Our collective intelligence will drive us there.
The Role: We will be offering an internship position in our Hanoi office for students from excellentacademic programs in computer science and computer engineering. The Data Extraction Intern atWorldQuant will join the ranks to take on practical problems in a world-class engineering environmentwhile being mentored by some of the most talented engineers in the industry.
You will be successful in this role if:
- You can be autonomous and self-driven
- Get inspired on a daily basis
- Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems
- Capable of managing your time well
- Interest in pursuing a career in software engineering
What You’ll Bring:
- Excellent academic performance
- Tenacious, driven and has a passion for learning
- Good English skills
- Ability to learn and adapt with new technologies in a short period time
- Passionate about the internet and web development
Position based in Hanoi, Vietnam.