Quant Analyst

Quant Analyst

To £100,000

Quant Capital is urgently looking for a Quant Analyst to join our high profile client.

Want to avoid 14 hour days in a bank and have remote working????

Our client is a well-known Quant consultancy with a high academic pedigree. They offer the ability to work in multiple asset classes on multiple projects with a variety of very academic clients. This is a stable company so offers serious opportunities when banks are currently firing. The environment is focussed purely on derivatives in an academic yet business setting.

They provide senior level finance and risk management professionals to support business growth in areas including: regulatory change, risk (market, credit and liquidity) methodology/technology and derivative pricing methodology/technology across my clients investment banking, insurance and buy-side clients.

The role is for practical financial engineers who are keen to contribute to mission-critical systems development and deployment.

The successful quants will be interested in working within an innovative and entrepreneurial environment, where they will be expected to be involved in all aspects of the company from pre-sales to lead project roles.

Quant Analysts MUST:

  • PhD or Financial Engineering MSc
  • 3 years plus commercial quantitative experience
  • Matlab or R or C++
  • Libraries such as Quantlib
  • Working Knowledge of some of:
  • Financial models for cash and derivative products in: IR, FX, credit, equities or commodities.
  • Financial markets, cash and derivative products in: IR, FX, credit, equities or commodities.
  • Standard derivative pricing mathematics, quoting conventions, operational processes and data requirements.

This is a unique company that allows freedom in the quantitative area. My client offers a personal training budget per person as well as a bonus when on client site. Bupa, Pension and travel loan make up an excellent benefits package.

If you are looking to work normal hours with greater responsibility and more of a broad focus this should be of interest.

My client is based in London

Quant Analyst, Quantitative