Associate Quant Trader Associate Quant Trader …

Nomura
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 01 Oct 19
Negotiable
Nomura
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 01 Oct 19
Negotiable
Role description: Nomura seeks to recruit an Analyst/Associate level professional to work in the firm's Interest Rate Quantitative Research team. The position will involve development and implementation of algorithms for e-trading in flow rates derivative products.

Company overview

Nomura is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm is built on a tradition of disciplined entrepreneurship, serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership. For further information about Nomura, visit www.nomura.com

Department overview:

Nomura's Global Markets Division handles client transactions for financial institutions, corporates, governments and investment funds around the world. We act as market makers, trading in fixed income and equity securities, including currencies, interest rates and credit in cash, derivatives and structured products. We have taken market-leading positions across the globe by leveraging the strength of our talent, client relationships and technology.

By developing strong relationships with our client base through consistent interaction, independent advice and pre-eminent access to Asia, we have built a powerful global franchise across interest rates, currency and credit products. Our client services cover both high-volume flow products and carefully tailored structured solutions. We have adapted to the changing financial landscape to build a client centric focus differentiated by innovation, electronic and service excellence and market-leading derivatives capabilities.

Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge required

  • The successful candidate will be able to develop and implement electronic trading algorithms for flow rates derivatives in C++.
  • A deep knowledge of the relevant derivative products, including pricing and hedging, is essential.
  • An understanding of flow rates markets micro-structure and yield curve building is necessary.
  • Evidence of written and oral presentation skills in derivative products essential.
  • Higher degree in quantitative discipline such as science or engineering required.
  • Evidence of analytical achievement beyond degree desirable.

Right to Work The UK Government have taken steps to reduce net migration to the UK by limiting the number of overseas workers from outside the EEA coming to the UK for employment. Please note that whilst we are able to consider applications from overseas workers from outside the EEA (who require a Tier 2 (General) visa) we can only employ them if we can provide evidence that there are no other suitable candidates for this vacancy from inside the EEA.

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