Quantitative Analyst

  • Highly competitive salary and benefits
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BGC Partners (Singapore) Limited.
  • 13 Aug 18 2018-08-13

CapitaLab, a division of BGC Partners is looking for highly talented, quantitative, energetic, confident, delivery-oriented quantitative analysts to work within the CapitaLab front-office quant team. You will be working on critical new projects for the division so will need to be a highly motivated self-starter. The product is a high-profile, client-facing and hence will require a clear and strict approach for ensuring requirements are addressed within business constraints.

Summary

CapitaLab, a division of BGC Partners, is looking for highly talented, quantitative, energetic, confident, delivery-oriented quantitative analysts to work within the CapitaLab front-office quant team.

Group Description

The CapitaLab division is a quantitative financial technology group within BGC, founded January 2015, responsible for optimising portfolios of financial derivatives for large investment banks and buy-side clients. Headquartered in London with presence in Singapore, the teams work directly with CapitaLab senior management to develop innovative, revenue-facilitating, market-leading services within the Capital Markets industry.

You will be working on critical new projects for the division so will need to be a highly motivated self-starter. The product is a high-profile, client-facing and hence will require a clear and strict approach for ensuring requirements are addressed within business constraints.

Essential Experience

  • Highly talented Applied Mathematics / Physics / Engineering or similar quantitative graduate keen to apply existing knowledge and quick to learn complex new concepts and skills
  • Excellent knowledge of financial mathematics, derivative pricing and risk management
  • Experience pricing and risk management on derivatives (3 year minimum).
  • Strong knowledge of Python development skills and techniques

Desirable Experience

  • Strong knowledge of numerical algorithms (interpolation, linear algebra)
  • Working experience as front office quantitative analyst.
  • Expertise in either: derivatives, interest rates linear derivatives, XVA.
  • Knowledge in regulatory capital, collateralization.

Soft Skills

  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Capable of managing own workload, while providing regular feedback to management
  • Confident communicator capable of working directly for stakeholders
  • Entrepreneurial approach to problem-solving
  • Collaborative approach to working as part of a global team
  • Ability to work in a demanding environment

We offer attractive salary packages and benefits to the successful applicant. Interested candidates can apply attaching your most up-to-date resume. 

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