WorldQuant Reviews

Updated 25 Jul 2020

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4.0
70%
Recommend to a Friend
82%
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WorldQuant Founder & CEO Igor Tulchinsky
Igor Tulchinsky
89 Ratings
Pros
  • "very good environment, genius and work-hard Colleagues, good pay(in 13 reviews)

  • "Great work life balance; the company cares and gives to employees; lots of opportunities for proactive people(in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • "No cons at all, except some minors(in 5 reviews)

  • "There are not enough oppotunities to learn knowledge about alphas(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Telangana in Hyderābād

    I have been working at WorldQuant part-time

    Pros

    good pay and good schedule

    Cons

    no problems at all any time

  2. "Part time consultant"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Consultant in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at WorldQuant part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Decent exposure in the field of quant

    Cons

    Repetitive work in a part time job


  3. "good"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Alpha in Hisār

    I have been working at WorldQuant part-time

    Pros

    It is a really good work to opt for.

    Cons

    Nothing bad in world quant

  4. "Great pay, decent work life balance, repetitive work, poor management"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Vice President 
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at WorldQuant full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great pay, decent work life balance. Meritocracy to a fair extent. Smart peers.

    Cons

    Work can become repetitive after a period of time. Management is whimsical and needs to step up aligning the company in the right direction.

  5. "I have for WQ for about a year."

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in Kanpur Nagar
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at WorldQuant part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible timing to work everyday.

    Cons

    Salary change as the market change

  6. "senior quant researcher"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at WorldQuant full-time

    Pros

    provides an excellent platform to make systematic strategies

    Cons

    you get used to one style of alpha making

  7. "Recommended"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Consultant in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at WorldQuant part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Pay; Nice Experienced people;

    Cons

    Not Transparent; Too rigid in policies

  8. "Best job for research oriented individuals in india"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at WorldQuant full-time

    Pros

    Freedom, flexibility, transparency, great learning opportunity, great salary, value for innovation

    Cons

    Competitive atmosphere, evaluation schemes, lack of gender diversity

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  9. Helpful (3)

    "Quantitative Researcher role review"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quantitative Researcher in New Delhi
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at WorldQuant full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Smart people and flexible work culture.

    Cons

    Lack of innovation and poor management

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Part time reasearch consultant at worldquant experience"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Part Time Research Consultant At Worldquant in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at WorldQuant part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice work to earn a lot of money from home

    Cons

    Reading research papers and hunting alpha is a cumbersome task whil=ch is not worth the money provided.

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