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Quantitative Analyst
Ref No.: 18-02567
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Full Time
Pay Rate : $ 150,000.00 - 200,000.00 /Year

Quantitative Analyst - Commodities and Global Markets
Midtown, New York

Commodities and Global Markets (CGM) provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities. The Quant Strat team applies specialist methods from mathematics, science and engineering to advance CGM. The focus is derivative valuation and risk, automated trading and execution, data-driven decision-making, and pushing new areas of growth.
We are looking for a recent PhD graduate to pursue a career as a quantitative analyst. This is a front-office role working with global sales, structuring and sales business, based in New York.
The responsibilities of the role are to:
  • Research and implement financial models for product valuation, risk analysis, and trading
  • Provide quantitative expertise to traders, structurers, and marketers
  • Work with other areas of the bank on model development and approval
  • Extend and evolve our quantitative model's library
We are seeking a candidate with:
  • Outstanding academic achievements, a PhD in a quantitative discipline (e.g. math's, physics or engineering), and a strong academic network
  • A demonstrable interest in finance
  • Good written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work autonomously and under pressure
  • Experience with C++, Python or other programming languages will be advantageous