Trading Risk Quant Analyst - AVP / VP

24 Jun 2019

Global investment bank seeks AVP or VP level Trading Risk Quant Analyst as part of their expanding team.

The Trading Risk Quant team is an energetic international team of highly qualified quant professionals.

Our responsibility is to provide the quantitative expertise required to 1) develop risk models and methodologies; 2) perform pricing model validations and 3) provide advice to traders and risk managers on quantitative topics.

Department Overview: Team comprises of a large team of modelling experts, with expertise in the development and management of Balance Sheet Risk, Credit and Trading Risk and Market Risk models, with state of the art modelling methods, tooling and data-processing technologies.

The position offers excellent opportunities to excel in what you do and to broaden your modelling skills, as well as exposure to a dynamic and agile international working environment.

Candidate Profile Qualification/Education Essential:

 An academic degree (MSc or PhD) in a quantitative field, preferably (financial) mathematics, econometrics or physics.

Experience/Knowledge Essential:  relevant years of quant experience, with familiarity with stochastic calculus, financial markets and the most important developments (for e.g. FRTB);  Strong knowledge and experience with programming languages, especially C++ and Python. Personal Competencies Essential:  Strong communication skills and fluency in English;  Constructive attitude and pro-active team player.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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Senior Consultant | Risk Management Recruitment
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