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by DevonFangs
June 13th, 2014, 6:58 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: cqf graduate not finding a job
Replies: 53
Views: 12252

cqf graduate not finding a job

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: SprinterI don't have the answer you want. 5 years c++ development in a quantitative space. coming from a front office position. worked on a trading desk through out the career. mfe from uc berkley. bachelors from harward in mathematics. I don't have the answer you want....
by DevonFangs
June 12th, 2014, 12:33 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: MOOC statement on a resume
Replies: 6
Views: 6019

MOOC statement on a resume

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: showmustgoonAs the title says, I just got a statement from the Columbia Financial engineering MOOC and I wonder if i can add it on my resume, or maybe it's ridiculous?Thanks everyoneIs that like coursera? Could go under "others" section, but depends on your experience (...
by DevonFangs
June 5th, 2014, 1:19 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Looking Back On it All
Replies: 18
Views: 6736

Looking Back On it All

hmm try to be a trader instead?
by DevonFangs
June 3rd, 2014, 9:58 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Apple's swift
Replies: 48
Views: 9689

Apple's swift

Just took a look at the manual. Looks cool. Opinions?
by DevonFangs
June 2nd, 2014, 1:46 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Italy, land of trash.
Replies: 568
Views: 98829

Italy, land of trash.

QuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelHappy Italy Day folks.. Bella ItaliaI'm a nostalgic of the monarchyviva il re
by DevonFangs
June 2nd, 2014, 12:31 pm
Forum: Brainteaser Forum
Topic: socks
Replies: 17
Views: 30286

socks

QuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaHappy Lost Sock Memorial Day!
by DevonFangs
June 2nd, 2014, 9:37 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: The fastest pow(a,b) in the west in C++?
Replies: 76
Views: 7978

The fastest pow(a,b) in the west in C++?

QuoteOriginally posted by: outrunLOL, I ran into this one about half a year ago. Didn't we discuss this before? Does this one work?Hmm, it gives [$]4^2\approx 17[$]
by DevonFangs
June 2nd, 2014, 9:36 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: The fastest pow(a,b) in the west in C++?
Replies: 76
Views: 7978

The fastest pow(a,b) in the west in C++?

QuoteOriginally posted by: outrunLOL, I ran into this one about half a year ago. Didn't we discuss this before? Does this one work?is this related to the fast inverse square root algo as in quake arena?
by DevonFangs
June 2nd, 2014, 9:16 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Options after a PhD
Replies: 49
Views: 8863

Options after a PhD

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: traderjoe1976These are expected salaries for Finance faculty at a State University.Finance Faculty salairesAs you can see, an Assistant Professor in Finance starts at around $200,000 for nine month salary.In addition to this, they get 2/9 for summer research support (ab...
by DevonFangs
May 28th, 2014, 2:36 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Career choices
Replies: 13
Views: 6524

Career choices

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: MattFI think you'd be crazy to give up a decent job for a Masters in Operations Research.I guess it depends if he wants to go back to Brazil eventually (as it seems), in which case the masters might be not so useful indeed. But one needs to consider overseas opportuniti...
by DevonFangs
May 28th, 2014, 2:33 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: High attrition in finance normal?
Replies: 8
Views: 5799

High attrition in finance normal?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: blackscholesIs this normal? I started in March and I've seen so many people leave after being with the firm from anywhere between 1-4 years. I guess I'm not used to it since I came from an industry where people averaged 10 years before moving on.If an entire group leave...
by DevonFangs
May 7th, 2014, 11:32 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: US vs UK Master?
Replies: 16
Views: 6536

US vs UK Master?

dupe
by DevonFangs
April 29th, 2014, 6:59 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Interviews have no sense
Replies: 69
Views: 10915

Interviews have no sense

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaQuoteOriginally posted by: DevonFangsQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaIf you're any good as a programmer, you can write FizzBuzzThere you go:+[>[-]>[-]>[-]<<<[>+>+>+<<<-]>>>[<<<+>>>-]<>+++<[->-[>+>>]>[+[-<+>]>+>>]<<<<<]>[-]>>[-]<>[-]>[-]<<[>+>+<<-]>[<+>-]+...
by DevonFangs
April 29th, 2014, 2:34 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Interviews have no sense
Replies: 69
Views: 10915

Interviews have no sense

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaIf you're any good as a programmer, you can write FizzBuzzThere you go:+[>[-]>[-]>[-]<<<[>+>+>+<<<-]>>>[<<<+>>>-]<>+++<[->-[>+>>]>[+[-<+>]>+>>]<<<<<]>[-]>>[-]<>[-]>[-]<<[>+>+<<-]>[<+>-]+<>>[<->[-]]<<>[>++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++...
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