Lazard is one of the world’s leading financial advisory and asset management firms. Our people make the difference. With just over 3,000 employees, our tight-knit community allows for professionals eager to learn and willing to teach to connect and grow together. We believe that diversity, equity, inclusion, and allyship are not just business imperatives — they are central pillars of our employee experience. Our entrepreneurial culture and flat structure allow creative ideas and original concepts to drive our business forward — and for careers to take flight.
Many of the world’s leading investors — from individuals to institutions across the globe — have entrusted Lazard Asset Management. We pride ourselves in uncovering the best investment opportunities for our clients. The purpose of our asset management business is to help our clients invest for the future — whether it’s for retirement, to grow and preserve inter-generational wealth, or to benefit the organizations that make our world smarter, healthier and more sustainable.
We are looking for an experienced data scientist who is interested in joining an innovative and fast-growing hedge fund group, run as a boutique inside Lazard Asset Management. Our group benefits from an entrepreneurial spirit and small team dynamics yet are part of a well-resourced well-recognized institution. We develop and manage systems and algorithms that aid us in running systematically driven investment strategies. Our systems process large amounts of traditional and alternative data sets daily to find attractively priced securities. This job provides an excellent opportunity to get into the world of hedge funds and build exciting and innovative technology around it. You will be trusted to focus both on the storytelling aspects of data science as well as complex model development for investment ideas.
A background in finance is preferred but not necessary. This role is in San Francisco and requires a physical presence in our office.
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