Quant - Equities Prime Services - Top Tier IB - Hong Kong

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation:
Reference: 2850031
Consultant: Philip Quinn
Email: Email Philip
My client is a Global leading Tier 1 US Investment Bank currently expanding their Prime Brokerage and Clearing Strategy and Engineering team in Hong Kong. Reporting to the head of this division in this widely scoped role that rewards multi-tasking, initiative and strong execution, you will be responsible for the following: 

Responsibilities
  • Develop external and internal client performance metrics across various dimensions of the Prime Brokerage Business
  • Work closely with the trading desk in conducting transactions and managing risk
  • Build and maintain real-time and scalable derivative trading, pricing, risk, inventory management and funding platforms
  • Develop and maintain stress tests across asset classes and modelling of margin methodology and calculation of margin requirements
  • Establish and build-on partnerships with colleagues across the Securities Division and the Finance Division
  • Analyse exposures and structuring transactions to meet client needs.
    Design and develop complex parallel computing architectures, electronic trading tools, and advanced algorithms
Requirements 
  • Strong academic record in Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science or a related quantitative discipline required
  • Quantitative background including an understanding of probability (includes modelling) and statistics required
  • Programming background in compiled or scripting languages - C/C++, Python, Java required
  • Familiarity with statistical computing languages or packages
  • Must have interest and desire to learn about financial markets
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of distributed computing required
  • Ability to solve problems and explain the ideas that underlie them
  • Confidence to work in a high-pressure environment and deliver results
Xpand your job search in the right direction by applying via the links provided. If you have any difficulties doing so, you may also call Philip on +852 3579 4656 or email to philip.quinn@xpand.com.hk  #LI-PQ1 #ind-pry