A leading Global Asset Management company are looking to hire a Front Office Quant Analyst. The Fixed Income Desk Quant role resides within the Fixed Income Quantitative Investments and Research (FI Quant) Group. The Desk Quant works closely with Fixed Income Portfolio Managers in quantitative model development, design of optimal trading strategies, risk analysis, and portfolio construction. The Desk Quant will be the point person to provide day-to-day analytical support to the investment process. They will also perform ad-hoc investment analysis related to the strategies.
Creation, production and implementation of FI Quantitative models
Development and optimisation of systematic FI trading strategies.
Conception and management of optimisation algorithms.
Analyse and interpret portfolio risk and perform scenario generation and testing.
Partner with the Technology organisation to develop and enhance quantitative models from research stage through production
Research into the deployment of ML methods relevant to FI trading.
A M.Sc or Ph.D in a Quantitative discipline.
Prior experience in Fixed Income Quant research
Asset management experience is preferred
Experience in Credit and/or Interest Rate modelling is desired.
Ability to program in a variety of languages - Python, Matlab, SQL, R
Strong ability in statistics, with in-depth experience using data-driven approaches to investment.