Careers

FOR STUDENTS

Lead the pack! Mingshi offers students the opportunity to work in one of the most exciting markets in global equities. Undergraduate, postgraduate, or doctoral students are welcome to apply.

INTERNSHIP AND GRADUATE PROGRAM

Program Overview
Mingshi offers internship and graduate opportunities in quantitative research, trading and technology divisions.

Mingshi’s internship program is a full-time 12-week work assignment in Shanghai, China. Successful candidates may rotate through various divisions. High performing candidates will be offered graduate positions upon completion.

Graduates are expected to be academic leaders in their current school programs. Mingshi’s graduate opportunities will enable you to immerse in China’s capital markets and work with some of the best investment professionals in the region.

 

Your Role:
To challenge convention and bring excellence to your work every day. A passion for financial markets is helpful but not essential. If you are motivated by best-in-class research or technology and being a leader in industry, Mingshi will help you pursue your professional goals.

 

Who You are:
• University degree in areas such as: Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, Engineering, Economics, Finance or equivalent
• Research mindset: Deep thinker, creative, smart, persevering, and strong work ethic
• Programming skills, Python and C++
• Machine learning experience is a plus

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For Professionals

China Opportunity
The NYSE was founded in 1792 and is 228 years old. The modern Shanghai stock exchange opened in December 1990 and is 30 years old. In 2020, China is the second largest equity market in the world by notional traded with over USD110bio average daily turnover. 


China is one of the most exciting capital markets in the world. China’s equity market is young and constantly changing. It is extremely liquid but has high trading costs, and large barriers to entry. This presents a unique landscape with unparalleled trading opportunity.  


Who You Are
Mingshi believes that excellence comes from focus and dedication. Our focus on the China-A share market enables us to pursue the absolute best-in-class standards in all areas of investment management. It is our goal to be the leader in China’s quantitative investment industry.


If you have experience in global markets as a researcher, portfolio manager, trader, risk manager or technologist and wish to test your talents against the best asset managers in the world in the 2nd largest market in the world, we look forward to receiving your application.

Current Opportunities

Investment
AI Researcher
AI Researcher
Key Responsibilities
  • Research on cutting-edge deep learning / machine learning algorithm and apply to the stock market
Requirements
  • PhD from leading university in fields such as: Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical engineering or equivalent
  • Familiar with any branch of deep learning / machine learning

  • Passion in quantitative industry, rich experience in deep learning / machine learning application

Location
Shanghai,China
Portfolio Manager/Senior Quantitative Researcher -Equity
Portfolio Manager/Senior Quantitative Researcher -Equity
Key Responsibilities
  • Predict price movements of China A-share market by creating Signals or combing Factors from the company factor base
Requirements
  • PhD or MS from a top university in a field, such as: Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Electrical engineering or equivalent
  • 2+ years working experience as Senior Researcher or PM  in top pier Quant Firm
  • Verifiable track record with high Sharpe
Location
Shanghai, China
Factor Strategy Researcher
Factor Strategy Researcher
Key Responsibilities
  • Develop factor investing (smart beta) strategies for A-share market.
  • Improve the optimization and backtesting algorithm for factor strategies
  • Write reports based on factor research outputs
  • Communicate the research outputs to Mingshi marketing team and investors
Requirements
  • Bachelor or Masters or PhD degree from a leading university in a highly analytical field, such as Finance, Economics, Statistics, Quantitative Finance.
  • Programming skill: be highly efficient in programing in Python, or/and SAS, or R. familiar with SQL.   
  • Strong statistics, data analysis and finance background are essential
  • Data analysis experience: have experience working with financial report data, accounting data, trading data. Experience working with alternative data is a plus.
  • Financial modeling experience: have experience with factors construction, factor models, and/or risk modeling.
  • Excellent English communication skills both written and verbal
  • Great team player
Location
Shanghai,China
Portfolio Manager – Index Arbitrage and Delta 1 (China-A)
Portfolio Manager – Index Arbitrage and Delta 1 (China-A)
Key Responsibilities
  • Lead the development of delta-1 portfolio strategies
  • Work closely with the CIO and quantitative investment team
  • Assist in building cutting edge risk monitoring tools
  • Understand the opportunities and differences in offshore vs onshore A-share strategy implementation
  • Be a leader in best-in-class investment management for China-A share
Requirements
  • 5+ years experience in A-share index arbitrage, forward/repo trading, ETFs, NDFs (or related strategies)
  • Strong multi-year verifiable track record
  • Strong programming skills required
  • English required; Mandarin is a plus but not essential
Location
Hong Kong / Shanghai
Director of Risk Management
Director of Risk Management
Key Responsibilities
  • Design and build a market leading risk-management framework
  • Analyse risk and alpha profiles of high turnover A-share trading signals
  • Perform stress-testing on a fast moving equity portfolio
  • Be a senior member of the firm working closely with CEO and CIO
  • Discover correlations and exposures to assist in capital allocation
  • Be a leader in best-in-class risk management for China-A shares
Requirements
  • 8+ years of risk management (or related) experience
  • Familiar with equity risk models
  • Experience in risk system design and development
  • Experience in a high turnover quantitative environment is an advantage
  • Strong programming skills are required
  • Mandarin language skills are not required but are a plus
Location
Hong Kong / Shanghai
Technology
Quantitative Developer
Quantitative Developer
Key Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the development and optimization of related internal platforms used by the research team, code implementation according to the business requirements
Requirements
  • 3+ years working experience as Developer
  • Strong Programming skills: python or golang or C++
  • Basic knowledge of financial business and passion for quantitative industry
Location
Shanghai, China
Marketing
Institutional Sales
Institutional Sales
Key Responsibilities
  • Resource development and maintenance of institutions business line(banks, trusts and securities companies)
  • Complete the marketing plan of individual or the team, support institutions to complete the sales of the company's products and related customer service 
  • Complete work report and related business report
Requirements
  • More than 3 years of working experience as institutional sales in fund industry
  • Familiar with equity financial products and market conditions
  • High stikckiness with institutions resources, including but not limited to securities companies, trusts, banks, tripartite wealth companies, etc.
  • Develop resources independently, have successful project experience 
  • Self motivated and excellent PR ability
 
Location
Shanghai, China
Operations