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Trading Quant

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Risk Management

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55k - 75k per year

  • Contact:

    Tom Harvey

  • Contact email:

    Tom.harvey@jcwresourcing.com

  • Contact phone:

    02035899293

  • Job ref:

    LM51589

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-07

  • Consultant:

    Tom Harvey

Currently recruiting for a Trading Quant for the Financial Markets division of a leading bank based in London. The ideal candidate should have a strong mathematical background, including familiarity with a range of Statistical Modelling software, and should have a good background in the financial markets. The role will predominantly focus on financial modelling and will give you a chance to broaden your skill set across Credit, Market and Trading Risk.

 

Key Skills;

  • Academic degree (MSc or PhD), preferably in econometrics, economics, statistics, or mathematics
  • Interest in and knowledge of financial mathematics, in particular, option pricing and stochastic calculus
  • Familiarity with financial markets, including recent, most important developments
  • Good knowledge of and proven experience with statistical modelling and software (C++, Java, Python, R, SAS, MatLab or Mathematica)
  • Familiarity with advanced statistical techniques such as machine learning and deep learning
  • Good knowledge of and experience with developing complex mathematical models
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Experience in managing major projects