Systematic Rates Portfolio Manager

Location New York
Discipline: Hedge Funds & Proprietary Trading
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Adam Harris

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Job ref: 2384
Published: 27 days ago

Company: Leading Hedge Fund (Assets Under Management: $5 Billion)

Our client is a dynamic and rapidly growing Hedge Fund based in NYC, managing a diverse portfolio of assets totaling $5 billion. Their team is comprised of top-tier professionals with a passion for innovation and a commitment to delivering exceptional results. As they continue to expand their presence in the global financial markets, they are actively seeking a highly skilled and motivated Systematic Rates Portfolio Manager to join their elite team.

Role Overview:

As a Systematic Rates Portfolio Manager, you will play a pivotal role in shaping and executing rates focused investment strategies. The successful candidate will leverage their extensive experience in systematic trading and rates analysis to contribute to the ongoing success and growth of the fund.


  • Develop, implement, and optimize systematic rates focused trading strategies.
  • Conduct in-depth research and analysis to identify investment opportunities and risks.
  • Utilize cutting-edge quantitative models and tools to enhance portfolio performance.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure alignment with overall fund objectives.
  • Monitor and manage portfolio risk, ensuring compliance with established risk parameters.
  • Stay abreast of market trends, economic indicators, and geopolitical events to inform investment decisions.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement and innovation within the team.


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in rates trading, with a proven track record of at least 3 years of positive performance.
  • Expertise in developing and implementing systematic trading strategies
  • Strong quantitative skills and proficiency in programming languages such as C++, Python, R, or MATLAB.
  • In-depth knowledge of global financial markets, macroeconomics, and geopolitical events.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • A passion for staying ahead of market trends and a commitment to achieving outstanding results.


  • They offer a competitive compensation package, including a base salary and a performance-based bonus structure.
  • Portfolio managers are eligible for a pay-out of 20% of net profit and loss (PNL) & allocations exceed $200 million.