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Your role (full time / permanent) As a quantitative analyst, you will be responsible for supporting the investment and risk teams in the further development of our proprietary risk management system and analytics infrastructure, covering a broad range of financial instruments and asset classes. Your particular responsibilities and tasks include:
Improvement and extension of the different components of the investment and risk management system (pricing libraries, simulation framework, process automation, database, market data feed)
Enhancement of our analytics infrastructure focusing on the development of statistics and econometrics libraries (factor decomposition, time series analysis, forecasting)
Daily support of the investment team and CRO with ad-hoc requests
Provide creative input to support the firm in achieving its goals
Your profile We are looking for a quant analyst with a few years of relevant experience, passion for systems and interest in financial instruments and markets. You should have:
A university degree in a quantitative subject, preferably quantitative finance/ financial engineering
Work experience in a front-office environment with focus on derivatives pricing/market risk
Proficiency in at least one OO-programming language (Java, C++, C#), scripting languages a plus
Basic knowledge/understanding of statistics, time series analysis and econometrics
Experience working with relational databases and T-SQL a plus
Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
Good communication and collaboration skills
Entrepreneurial spirit and commitment
Our offer As a young alternative investment management company, we offer a dynamic work environment with high growth potential and an expanding product range. We can offer you:
Highly interesting and challenging position with an expanding set of responsibilities
Attractive base salary and performance-linked compensation
Opportunity to become a stakeholder in an alternative investment management business with high growth potential
State-of-the-art professional infrastructure that allows you to focus on your core competencies
Attractive work environment with a good work/life balance
Contact Details We are looking forward to your online application at firstname.lastname@example.org Due to the high volume of applications we are unable to notify unsuccessful applicants.