Quantitative Developer/Business Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Finshore Partners
  • 17 Mar 19

Our client, a large-scale investment management company, are looking for an individual to work on technology projects across their liquids department (Equities, Fixed Income, Alternative Investments and Central Dealing), covering development, business analysis and project management of small to medium projects.

To be successful in this role the individual will need to demonstrate a wide range of skills and abilities, not limited to but with a particular focus on the following:

  • Good knowledge of one or more of Fixed Income, Equities, Alternative Investments, Central Dealing with buy-side asset management a plus
  • Sound product knowledge and operational understanding of the above, covering front to back transaction flows and/or investment analysis and research
  • Have the ability to define and agree project scope, goals and deliverables with business partners and effectively document these
  • Articulate business requirements, use cases, and investment team objectives and act as a bridge between the investment teams and the wider IT organization
  • Skills in .Net, SQL, Python, R, or Matlab a plus as well as MSCI, Factset, trading systems
  • Excellent communicator, able to manage stakeholders’ expectations at all levels and in particular, comfortable with providing updates to senior management
  • Capable of managing scope while delivering core project business needs