Quantitative Analyst

Date:  May 3, 2021
Property:  550 NEWPORT CTR (0003)
Location: 

Newport Beach, CA, 92660

Division:  Investments (Investments)
Req ID:  37519

Position Summary:

The Quantitative Analyst will create, maintain, and update investment models; support data warehousing efforts, and maintain ETL data feeds/transfers; interface with portfolio accounting and reporting systems; develop and maintain business intelligence reporting and analytical dashboards; assist in evaluating investment opportunities; lead special quantitative projects upon request; and assist in the preparation of written investment reports and recommendations for senior management. This is an in-office, team oriented position that encourages rapid growth through intensive training, mentoring, and collaboration.

Job Duties:

  • Take full ownership of reporting process, data reliability, and accuracy; optimize data feeds, queries, dashboards, and Excel models to ensure fast, stable, and accurate management reporting
  • Use quantitative problem-solving skills to find and create efficiencies in models, databases, programs, and processes to improve speed and reliability of results
  • Troubleshoot broken data feeds and resolve production issues under time-sensitive deadlines
  • Combine finance & investment knowledge to implement advanced queries that extract large quantities of data from multiple sources into robust, real-time dashboards
  • Identify and drive opportunities to streamline, scale, and automate workflows
  • Convert business requirements into versatile data solutions, such as transitioning legacy processes, adding new data integrations, and developing new analytical packages to enable nextgen portfolio management and analysis
  • Work with third party service providers and internal support groups to reconcile trades, cash flows, daily cash balances, and support GAAP & tax accounting entries; build systems to automate processes
  • Support research, analysis, and valuation of investment alternatives
  • Summarize results and present conclusions to senior management in a clear and concise manner, both verbally and in writing
  • Prepare presentations and exhibits for senior management meetings
  • Complete high priority ad hoc analyses upon request

Minimum Qualifications / Other Expectations:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, computer science, engineering, or a related field
  • Mastery of Microsoft Excel, including VBA programming experience
  • Proficiency in SQL, Python, and at least one other programming language
  • Strong understanding of investment/financial concepts - IRR, TWR, NPV, etc.
  • Working knowledge of GAAP and tax accounting
  • Strong organizational skills with exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to solve problems independently, prioritize multiple tasks, and meet firm deadlines
  • Positive attitude, with the ability to constructively collaborate with colleagues
  • Highly dependable with utmost integrity and confidentiality
  • Strong writing and communications skills
  • Strong desire to learn and grow in all aspects of the investment field


About Us:
Irvine Company is a privately held real estate investment company and master-planner committed to creating and sustaining communities that thrive for generations.

Irvine Company is respected for its master planning and environmental stewardship of the Irvine Ranch in Orange County, including diversified operations throughout coastal California. Irvine Company brings to life neighborhoods and sustainable communities with a full range of housing, jobs, retail centers, schools, parks and open space.

We take as much pride in our employee community as we do the communities we create. It’s an environment populated with talented and experienced people, a collaborative spirit and abundant opportunities.

Apply today to join our employee community, and learn more about Irvine Company, our legacy and our guiding principles.


Irvine Company is committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, compensation, termination, and training, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, pregnancy, age, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, and local law. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request.


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