Quantitative Analyst – Associate - VP Quant Position at World Leading Investment Bank - £130,000+ TC

  • £130,000+ TC
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Jove International
  • 13 Nov 17 2017-11-13

My client is one of the most highly reputable investment banks on the street. As a member of a world leading business unit you will sit on the Equity Synthetics Products desk. The job involves creating cutting-edge derivative pricing models and developing empirical models to provide insight into market behaviour.

 

My client is looking for applicants that would be driven by a unique and creative opportunity to shape projects and drive them forward. This specific business unit is still in its infancy so there is an exceptional opportunity to put a stamp on your work.

This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in a fast-paced dynamic environment.

 

Responsibilities

  • Building and maintaining trading and risk management platforms
  • Building tools for traders and sales
  • Optimising internal positions for use in financing strategies
  • Developing models to evaluate the cost of inventory and financing

 

Desired skills and experience     

  • Exceptional academics from a leading university, in a technical discipline (maths, physics, statistics, computer science)
  • Understanding of partial differential equations, time series analysis, statistics, and numerical techniques
  • Experience of object orientated design, implementation of optimisation algorithms and working in different programming languages
  • Understanding of market dynamics and conventions, and of different products’ behaviour and specifications
  • An understanding of financial markets or Prime Brokerage business would be beneficial
  • Prior experience working with financial market data is preferred but not required. 

 

If interested, please send your CV to a.mercer@joveinternational.com to be considered, or call to discuss at +44 (0) 203 432 8464