2025 Summer Internship-Express Interest
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About AQR Capital Management
AQR is a global investment management firm built at the intersection of financial theory and practical application. We aim to deliver superior, long-term results for our clients by looking past market noise to identify and isolate what matters most, and by developing ideas that stand up to rigorous testing. Our focus on practical insights and analysis has made us leaders in alternative and traditional strategies since 1998.
At AQR, our employees share a common spirit of academic excellence, intellectual honesty and an unwavering commitment to seeking the truth. We’re determined to know what makes financial markets tick – and we’ll ask every question and challenge every assumption. We recognize and respect the power of collaboration, and believe transparency and openness to new ideas leads to innovation.
About the Program
AQR’s 10 – week internship experience features the Quanta Academy: Summer Term, a structured learning program consisting of educational, skill–building and networking events. Learning is the cornerstone of our culture and plays an important role in the internship experience — through daily collaboration and interaction with employees at all levels, in workshops and classes, but mostly by working on projects that matter to the many clients we serve.
AQR is looking for exceptionally talented undergraduates to join our team as Summer Analysts in the Business Development, Operations, Portfolio Implementation, Research, Risk, and Trading groups. You can explore all our departments and what their responsibilities are here: https://www.aqr.com/About-Us/Careers#ourdepartments.
Who You Are
Hard working and eager to learn in a highly academic, collaborative environment
Well-organized and detail-oriented
Enthusiastic about developing and implementing ideas
Self-starter, able to work autonomously as well as within a team
Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
Exceptional oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of finance and the investment management industry is highly desirable
AQR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/VET/DISABILITY
Life at AQR
AQR offers generous benefits: 100% paid Medical, Dental and Vision coverage. Perks include health and wellness allowances, meditation programs, onsite breakfasts and lunches and stocked kitchens with seasonal treats.
Employees participate in a range of connectivity and community building events & experiences the firm offers: Book Clubs, Research Colloquiums, baseball outings, Star Wars premiere, our Food Truck Social and volunteer opportunities.
Learning & Development
QUANTA, the firm's learning and development program, offers both professional and personal growth opportunities through 350+ classes per year.
AQR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.