Inspired quants have written
Over 450,000 algorithms on Quantopian.

About Quantopian

Quantopian is a crowd-sourced quantitative investment firm. We inspire talented people from around the world to write investment algorithms.

Quantopian provides capital, data, a research environment, and a development platform to algorithm authors (quants). We offer license agreements for algorithms that fit our investment strategy, and the licensing authors are paid based on their strategy's individual performance. We provide everything a quant needs to create a strategy and profit from it.

Quantopian's community has doubled year-over-year for the last three years and now numbers over 100,000 members. Quantopian’s members include finance professionals, scientists, developers, and students from more than 180 countries from around the world. The members collaborate in our forums and in person at regional meetups, workshops, and QuantCon, Quantopian's flagship annual event.

Leadership Team

John Fawcett
Founder and CEO
Jean Bredeche
Cofounder and CTO
Jonathan Larkin
Chief Investment Officer
Derek Meisner
General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Marc Volpe
Chief Financial Officer
Dragan Skoko
Head of Trading
Jess Stauth
VP Quant Strategy
Leslie Baccini
VP Investor Relations
Jonathan Kamens
Chief Information Security Officer
Dan Dunn
VP Marketing and Analytics
Rich Frank
VP Engineering
John Ricklefs
VP Infrastructure
Josh Payne
VP Product
Mike Bent
Director of Business Operations
Kelly Elmstrom
Director of Marketing & Events
Delaney Mackenzie
Director of Academia
Quantopian is funded and advised by Andreessen Horowitz, Bessemer Venture Partners, Khosla Ventures, and Spark Capital.

Work at Quantopian

Come help us tackle hard problems. We believe in hiring the best people and giving them hard problems to solve and the autonomy to solve them.

We're located in downtown Boston. Our collaborative office environment
and great culture mean you'll always be learning while building everything a quant needs to create a strategy and profit from it.

In addition to the positions listed below, we are always interested in talking to talented people. Email us at [email protected].


Workshop Lecturer (Remote, Occasional Contractor)
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Software Engineering (Summer Internship)
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Data Analyst
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Algorithm Writer (Internship)
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Quantopian Entry Level Position: Community Support
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