eFX Trader (VP, D), London

London
Ref: EFX-2307
To £350K Total + Benefits, London
Leading Global Investment Bank
Optimisation, Back-testing, P&L, Risk oversight, Python, R

Our client, a leading Investment Bank, with operations in all the most dynamic markets and a good reputation for state of the art technology, now seeks to hire an experienced eFX Trader (5yrs+) for their eTrading team. This is a great team, very collaborative, where your ideas will be implemented and you’ll contribute directly to the p&l and to the growth of their eFX business & deepen their client relationships.  You’ll also be able to work across other assets such eRates, and be involved in their Digital/Crypto agenda.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Oversee the auto risk management & pricing models / trade to manage risk.
  • Monitor, analyse and tune pricing strategies using quantitative methods
  • Be responsible for risk in real-time production trading environment.
  • Manage, optimise client/channel activity and segmentation.
  • Analyse historical client data and recommend changes to pricing & tiering.
  • Analyse historical market data with a view enhancing risk and execution strategies.
  • Research new ideas and create new metrics to analyse markets and franchise.
  • Work with development teams & compliance for implementation of new strategies, tools etc.
  • Deepen client relationships and build visibility as a key market participant.
  • Contribute to the evolution of tools and models.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • University degree level qualifications in Finance, Business, Economics.
  • Good experience in eTrading book running.
  • Strong technical skills using tools to analyse data, develop and drive own models.
  • Knowledge of programming languages Python, R or Q
  • Good knowledge of specific area of business/product and market idiosyncrasies.
  • Ability to conduct extensive back-testing across market data in the creation of new eTrading strategies.