Company Description: i-squared is a wealth management start-up. Our vision is to build the next generation wealth management business enhanced with the latest technology and data science methods, including various machine learning, AI algorithms, and blockchain. As part of our development we have developed a Systematic Tactical Asset Allocation (STAA) program. STAA invests across asset classes globally and has a track record of significantly outperforming the S&P, while minimizing drawdowns and significantly improving the Sharpe ratio.
Title: Intern for i-squared’s Systematic Tactical Asset Allocation Program (STAA)
Degree: MS in computer science, engineering, or physics
Primary Duties: The successful candidate will work with our team member in Madison to continue development of our STAA program. The candidate will have an opportunity to have a long-term role with the company. The candidate will immediately gain real world fintech experience. Initially, the candidate will work to gain familiarity with STAA, including, updating our STAA model on all days the market is open, around 1:30pm central, and work on other projects for the model.
Required skills: Matlab (must), Python or Java, good Excel/DBA skills
Hours of Work: Intern with opportunity for full-time (As intern 15 hours / week)
Application Process: email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org