VP SM&D Rates & Credit - London, United Kingdom,

£100-125k

The company is a leading provider of financial services.

  • Extraction of information from the world of data available
  • Determining prices to show to clients
  • Determining the appropriate actions to manage risk of a trading book
  • Developing new signals and metrics for predicting price movements of securities
  • Building optimal strategies for execution of orders
  • Building optimal routing for accessing liquidity available in the markets
  • Participation in team knowledge sharing and presentations
  • PhD or Masters degree in a technical discipline such as statistics, computer science, mathematics, physics, quantitative finance, operations research or similar
  • Have strong understanding of econometrics, statistics and machine learning tools
  • Strong logical thinking, problem solving, mathematical and programming skills (Python, Q, JAVA or similar)
  • Ability to multitask and work in a dynamic environment individually or as part of a team
  • Proven ability to independently generate and pursue research topics
  • Communication skills and team-orientation
  • PhD or Masters degree in a technical discipline such as statistics, computer science, mathematics, physics, quantitative finance, operations research or similar
  • Strong logical thinking, problem solving, mathematical and programming skills (Python, R, C++, JAVA or similar)
  • Have strong understanding of econometrics, statistics and machine learning tools