Immediate NYC need for an experienced, senior-level Quant for an emerging Equities area within a major NYC financial institution. Candidate must have prior knowledge and experience with Equities and MUST have a solid understanding of Data, Data Feeds, etc. Candidates must have strong Modeling skills and have a strong understanding of Implementation Idioms, Object Oriented Programming and Design and solid communication skills. This position is a senior-level one and requires a minimum of 3-5 years experience as a Quant within the Equities arena. Candidates must have a Ph.d in an appropriate field, from a top-tier school.