Quantitative Analyst - Berkshire

Recruiter
B C T Resourcing
Location
Reading
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Quantitative Analyst - Python / R / SQL
Berkshire - Permanent
60,000-80,000 + Package

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Quantitative Analyst to work for a rapidly expanding organisation within financial markets. Our client is seeking tenacious, enthusiastic and driven individuals looking to progress and develop their career with an entrepreneurial attitude.

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.

Client OJA have been engaged exclusively to provide a short-list for first week in January 2018.

Responsibilities as a Quantitative Analyst will include:

* Quantitative modelling and strategy development with a strong technical understanding of Python, R Or SQL (Development and Programming
* Stress-testing and numerical simulation tool experience - Monte Carlo Simulation / VaR
* Development of leading quantitative tools and simulations to suit various projects within the Investment Banking risk portfolio.
* Pricing and analysing financial products and derivatives
* Verbally presenting key findings to management team

Key Requirements

* 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
* Technical knowledge / development using Python, R or SQL
* Experience with risk systems within the derivatives space - Equities , Derivatives , Structures Products

Keywords: R, Python, SQL, Quantitative, developing, stimulation, mote carlo, VaR, Quant , Derivatives
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