• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse -
  • 25 Mar 19

Global Markets, Equities, AES Quant, ANL or ASO, London, #118967

We Offer
  • Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking and asset management capabilities. Founded in 1856, Credit Suisse has expanded to be a global force employing over 45,000 people in 50 countries. With new leadership, a new strategy and a streamlined global organization, we are set for growth. We partner across businesses, divisions and regions to create innovative solutions to meet the needs of our clients-and to help our employees grow. It is a high priority for us to continually invest in our employees by providing ongoing opportunities for training, networking and mobility. Join us and let's shape the future of Credit Suisse together.
  • AES is the flagship product in the firm's electronic trading franchise, which is used to execute orders on behalf of clients in markets around the globe. The role offers an unrivalled opportunity to learn about global electronic trading, working for the industry-recognized market leader in Algorithmic Trading. The successful candidate will work very closely with the trading desk and be directly involved in a challenging and high-profile area of the finance industry. The role will also entail quantitative work across the broader European Cash Equities platform.

  • Focus on intraday equity markets and how that translates into analysing trading and microstructure patterns
  • Projects include market structure analysis, broader bespoke and platform wide analytics and producing externally facing reports including analysis of intraday trading trends
  • Further work may include internal analysis across a number of areas e.g. trading cost analysis, efficiency, venue usage and algo performance analysis etc
  • Tech development may be required with automation and reusability a big focus, though exact responsibilities will depend on the candidate and their experience/expertise
  • Primarily an agency execution focus rather than a proprietary trading focus

You Offer
  • Scientific academic background (physics/maths/engineering/etc, Masters or Phd)
  • Significant Plusses include
    • Programming (e.g. Matlab or other mathematical/statistical packages)
    • Visualisation tools (e.g. Tableau)
    • Experience with Tick data (e.g. onetick)
    • Experience with automated agency trading systems a significant plus, as is experience creating client facing microstructure reports
  • Other plusses include
    • Experience across cash equities (inc high touch, program trading and agency algo)
    • Experience analysing and making concrete suggestions to in response to trading/microstructure analysis
    • Experience with best execution reporting
    • Some experience in a quantitative role in a major financial institution is a plus
  • Ability to perform under pressure, both on individual and team assignments
  • Excellent communication skills, written and conversational

  • Credit Suisse is committed to providing equal employment opportunities, regardless of ethnicity, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, civil partnership, marital or family status, pregnancy, disability or any other status that is protected as a matter of local law.
  • Credit Suisse is an equal opportunity employer. Welcoming diversity gives us a competitive advantage in the global marketplace and drives our success .