Quantitative Engineers and Developers

Employer
Quanteam
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
May 02, 2021
Closes
Jun 11, 2021
Ref
2124232299
Job Role
Other
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Overview

Our client is one of the world's leading financial groups. They have a global network with 1,100 offices in over 40 countries. The Group has over 140,000 employees, offering services including corporate banking, commercial banking, retail banking, wealth management, investment banking, capital markets, personal and corporate trust, and transaction banking.

They conduct securities business internationally through its overseas subsidiaries. With each member of the group working in partnership with one another, they provide best in class service and products to corporate and institutional clients.

FE (Financial Engineering, formerly Front Office Solutions) is a team charged with the development of models, pricing tools and system integration of all exotic models used in the firm, on all asset classes. Their products support the trading and risk functions of several different desks via in-house developed applications run on traders' desktops, compute grids and external cloud compute fabrics.

Context

In order to help setting up, maintaining and developing the Business, our client requires Junior/Mid-level Consultants with the right balance of IT, Quantitative and Trading knowledge.

Role and Responsibilities

The consultants will be part of the Financial Engineering teams, and will be expected to support the business on matters related to pricing and to support/liaise the trouble shooting and resolution of technical problems that require the involvement of the FE and TEC teams.

The consultants will collaborate in the development and support of FE front office pricing tools and risk engines. This will mostly involve C# coding and the setup and maintenance of production processes globally.

Among others, the responsibilities will be:

  • Development and hands-on support of FO tools, particularly pricing functionality.
  • Daily communication and support of the business
  • Intermediary between the business in Paris and Quant/TEC teams in London.

Skills and experience

Required

  • 0 - 3 years of experience working as a quant or it-quant in a front office setting
  • 0 - 3 years of experience in the development and support of Windows applications and services in front office using: C++ or C#
  • Good understanding of financial products, particularly fixed income.

Good to have

  • Experience in multi-asset, hybrid products and other asset classes such as FX and Equity is a plus.
  • Expertise on any additional IT skills (eg. Mongo DB, GitHub, etc).
  • Experience working on regulation projects: FRTB for example.
  • Trained in a highly numerical subject preferably at the MSc level or above.