Quant Analyst

Investment company
Helsinki, Finland
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Recruiter
Natalia Kulaeva
Must have skills:
Python
Work arrangement:
Onsite only
Industry:
Investment
Language:
English
Level:
Junior
Visa sponsorship:
Not provided
Company size:
11-50 employees
Trial period:
6 months

Quant Analyst

Investment company
Helsinki, Finland

Company

Our client is a London-based investment advisor launched in January 2018, however, the entire team was working within another fund for the last 7-10 years. The company focuses on fixed income, market neutral, relative value trading.

Description

Our client is a London based investment adviser launched in January 2018, however, the entire team was working within another fund for the last 7-10 years. The company focuses on fixed income, market neutral, relative value trading. Right now the company is setting up their new office in Helsinki and is looking for a Quant Analyst with strong Python programming skills to join the Quant team focusing on the development of quantitative market models and technology initiatives. It is a rare chance to combine market knowledge and quantitative techniques with cutting edge technology. You will work closely with the PMs/traders as well as other key staff members. You are expected to share in a balanced mixture of responsibilities including model research & development, pricing & risk investigation, and application development. To develop and implement quantitative models and infrastructure for Linear Rates Derivatives business:•             Rapid prototyping of models and products; •             Work with traders to assess model behavior, identify major sources of risk in portfolios, carry out a scenario and benchmarking analysis;•             Develop new technology to support Linear Rates trading and risk management. NOTE: The company is willing to consider candidates only from Finland.
Must-have skills:
  • 2+ years of experience in financial mathematics with an emphasis on linear rates models & products
  • Experience with interest rate markets
  • Relevant education in financial mathematics or similar
  • Excellent Python programming skills
  • Fluency in English, verbal and written.
Nice-to-have skills:
  • Strong background in other standard programming languages like C# etc.

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