Quant Analyst Quant Analyst …

Anson McCade
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 24 Aug 19
Negotiable
Anson McCade
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 24 Aug 19
Negotiable
Anson McCade
We are looking for candidates who combine excellent academics, maths, quantitative skills and market understanding with a practical approach to problem solving. They must be happy working on all aspects of a quant project from start to finish (understanding the business problem, modelling and solving the resultant maths problem, sourcing any required data, and then coding the production solution).

Requirements:

Essential:

  • A grades at A Level and a 1st in a numerate undergraduate degree from a top-tier university
  • Excellent maths intuition
  • Good intuitive understanding of derivatives and market knowledge
  • Object-oriented programming experience in an enterprise-level language, ideally one of C#, C++ or JAVA
  • Options experience (in any asset class inc. inflation, rates, credit)
  • Ability to pick up new skills quickly and adapt to new working environments
  • Excellent communication skills and a pragmatic problem solver
  • Ability to work independently and with initiative
  • Enthusiastic, intuitive and approachable

Desirable:

  • Masters or PhD in a numerate subject from a top-tier university
  • C#,C++ experience
  • Front office experience at a bank or hedge fund

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