Soma Capital Portfolio Jobs

Quant Research

AlgoTest India

AlgoTest India

Posted on Monday, May 20, 2024
Alpha research in the Indian equity and options markets.

The focus will be on quantifying, modeling and development of systematic trading models/systems for these markets. You will be exposed to our approach in building a trading/investment product.


  • Quantitative Analysis - Work with the team to build technology tools to aid exploratory quantitative analysis.
  • Financial Market Insights - Participate in brain-storming sessions and bring your own ideas on the table to test within a quantitative framework.
  • Data Mining - Implement statistical techniques to analyze large amount of data to aid development of alpha/risk research.
  • Help guide our overall strategy through design, prototyping, and research.

Preferred Skills & Background

  • Strong research and programming skills.
  • Working knowledge of python is necessary.
  • Completed Bachelors degree in a quantitative subject such as Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, or related field. We will also consider applicants in Final Year or Pre-Final year of their degree as well.
  • Trading experience desired but not necessary
  • Good understanding of financial markets, statistics and modeling techniques using ML is desirable
  • Organized and self-sufficient