- New York, NY, USA
- Permanent, Full time
- Credit Suisse -
- 20 Apr 18
Global Markets: Equity Derivatives - Structurer
An opportunity to join Credit Suisse on the Equity Derivatives team as a Structurer in New York. The group markets over-the-counter (OTC) equity derivative products to institutional clients, such as asset managers, pension funds, hedge funds and insurance companies. The team operates in dynamic markets and structures custom transactions - both flow-based and strategic in nature. It interacts on behalf of its clients with many parts of the firm outside of equities, including the rates, FX and commodities trading desks, investment banking, credit, legal and back office.
The scope of products include vanilla and exotic options, total return swaps, variance swaps and other vol derivatives and quantitative investment strategies (algos).
The Structurer will provide support to senior structurers and salespeople in the pricing, structuring, backtesting, and execution of trades with US clients. You will have a quantitative background and exceptional technical skills and be comfortable interacting with sophisticated clients in a dynamic trading environment. You have strong programming experience and be well-versed in derivative strategies. Experience in derivatives and familiarity with Excel and VBA a plus but not required.
- At least 3-5 years of experience in Structuring
- Bachelor's degree in Finance, Engineering or Mathematics
- Strong quantitative and analytical skills
- Strong communication skills, both oral and written
- Experience with a scientific computing platform: Python, Matlab, or R
- Exceptional attention to detail