Quantitative Analyst - London

B C T Resourcing
London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Quantitative Analyst - Model Validation / Pricing - Exotics
90,000-130,000 + Package - Bonus, Benefits , Flexible Working

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Quantitative Analyst to work for a rapidly expanding organisation within the financial market. Our client is seeking tenacious, enthusiastic and driven individuals looking to progress and develop their career with an entrepreneurial attitude. Oliver James Associate have been engaged to provide a short-list by the first week of January 2018. .

Key Responsibilities

You will be pivotal in supporting the business quantitative and risk teams in managing a large portfolio of projects looking at various risk exposures to help program and stress test various tools for some of the UK's leading Investment Banks, Hedge Funds and Asset Managers.

Responsibilities as a Quantitative Analyst will include:

* Quantitative modelling and strategy development with a strong technical understanding to aid with a variety of model validation projects
* Stress-testing and numerical simulation tool experience - Monte Carlo Simulation / VaR
* Model Validation experience
* Development of leading quantitative tools and simulations to suit various projects within the Investment Banking risk portfolio.
* Pricing . modelling and analysing financial products and exotic derivatives
* Verbally presenting key findings to management team

Key Requirements

* 5 + years' experience in a quantitative role within a financial market - Investment Banking, Banking, Asset Management , Fund Management
* Degree or qualification in a Quantitative related field such as Mathematics, Financial Engineering, Statistics, Computer Science etc
* PhD Advantageous
* Technical knowledge / development using MATLAB, C++
* Experience with risk systems within the exotic derivatives space - Equities, Fixed Income, Interest Rates , Structured Products

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