Data Derivatives Lead

Up to £70000 per annum Excellent Benefits
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NATHAN CAROLAN

Derivatives Pricing Lead

Data, Pricing, Valuation, Derivatives, Vanilla, Fixed Income, Equity, FX, Asset classes, Python, C . Java, VBA, Calypso, Numerix, R

An excellent opportunuty has arisen for a Derivatives Pricing Lead to work for a leading Financial Services client based in London. This is a permanent position which offers a salary of up to £70,000 benefits.

The primary objective of the role is to manage and lead the full production cycle for all Derivatives asset types in EMEA including preproduction and quality analysis, production and deliveries.

Key skills/experience required:

  • Well rounded knowledge of financial markets in general. Experience working with vanilla and complex derivatives is a must.
  • Ability to independently research and apply complex concepts in a real-world context. Must be self-motivated and have the ability to learn quickly and operate under tight time constraints. Strong problem solving skills are crucial.
  • Extensive knowledge of vanilla and complex derivatives products (IRS, Swaptions, FX and Equity Options, CDS, TRS, Inflation swaps, Dispersion Swaps, Volatility Swaps, Hybrid products, Exotic Structured Notes).
  • Experience working with financial libraries and the relevant functions such as PIL, FINCAD, Numerix, R or any other. Programing experience in other scripting languages such as C , JAVA or Python.
  • Good verbal & written communication skills. Must have the confidence and poise to explain and defend evaluations to customers.
  • Degree in quantitative (especially Finance, Math, Science or Computer related majors) discipline from a leading college/university, with extensive professional work experience.
  • Experience with Calypso is highly desirable.

Please respond with an up to date CV for further information - ncarolan@mcgregor-boyall.com

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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