• Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Anson McCade
  • 2018-09-24
  • New York City, NY, USA
  • Competitive salary + bonus
  • Vollzeit

Rates Quant Trader

My client is a leading global investment bank expanding its US presence. They are looking to hire an experienced Quant Researcher/Trader within Fixed Income with experience of bonds/swaps to work on client facing market making strategies- making prices to clients on the franchise side.

 

Rates Quant Trader

 

My client is a leading global investment bank expanding its US presence.  They are looking to hire an experienced Quant Researcher/Trader within Fixed Income with experience of bonds/swaps to work on client facing market making strategies- making prices to clients on the franchise side.

 

The team’s coverage ranges from building electronic market making strategies, algo design, execution strategies to provide liquidity internally and externally on large range of products and subsequently hedging risk inherited from internal and exchange flows. The day to day job is highly quantitative and IT driven.

 

As a new joiner the candidate will contribute to the day do day activity of the desk with a strong focus on quantitative research/trading and with strong interactions between quant traders and IT strategists.

 

 

ROLE COMPETENCIES

 

  • Being fluent with internal tools back testing tools and analytics library
  • Back-test systematic Market Making strategies
  • Perform simulation of execution strategies
  • Help improve execution both liquidity placement and liquidity taking
  • Work on modelling cross assets relationships
  • Work with strategists to implement tools adaptation
  • Handle production as other members of the team
  • Perform Academic research digest on quant modelling topics

 

 

TECHNICAL SKILLS AND QUALIFICATION REQUIRED FOR THE ROLE

 

  • Experience in Fixed Income systematic trading in bonds/swaps
  • Excellent Analytics and Quantitative skills
  • Knowledge of programming language: Java, Python
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proactive approach to problem solving
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Team Player
  • Strong academic record, by preference Master in Quantitative finance
  • Previous internship or work experience related to modelling/programming is a plus
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