Quant Analyst, FX & IRD - New York

New York
Ref: FXRQ-2507
$$$ Highly Competitive Salary Package!
Global Investment Bank
Front Office Quant Analytics

Our client, a leading Global Investment Bank, seeks to recruit a quantitative analyst (ideally PhD educated with strong C++), to support their FX and IR Derivative trading businesses in New York. This is an outstanding opportunity to support global businesses and be closely aligned with revenue generation.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Research and implement financial models for derivative valuation and trading
  • Provide quantitative expertise to traders, structurers, and marketers
  • Work with other areas of the bank on model development and approval
  • Develop and maintain the quantitative models library
ESSENTIAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
  • PhD educated in a quantitative field (Maths, Physics or Engineering); outstanding academic achievements
  • 1-4 years experience working in a quant analytics role (Front Office or Model Validation)
  • Solid programming experience in C++ or Python; other languages may be considered
  • A strong interest in finance; exposure to FX or IRD advantageous
  • Strong English communication skills (written and verbal)
  • An ability to work autonomously and under pressure