Quantitative Analyst

Location
Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Oct 2016
Closes
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, an established leader in trading commodities infrastructure investing, is currently expanding their scope in terms of structures coverage and geographical research.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the Structured Portfolio Manager in carrying out physical portfolio optimisation and hedging strategies
  • Assisting the Structured Portfolio Manager in identifying and generating new high margin structures that improve the risk/reward ratio of the portfolio
  • Development a suite of robust, efficient and user-friendly tool for the valuation, optimisation and risk management of a wide range of structures
  • Continuous improvement of optimisation and risk management strategies
  • Refining fundamental views on the market via quantitative analysis of prices, flows and market participants behaviour

Key Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in maths, physics, computer science or a diploma from a Top Tier Engineering school
  • 1-2 years’ experience in quantitative analysis role with exposure to designing and coding mathematical models for pricing and risk-management of exotic derivatives