Quant Strategist - Equities Prime Services - Hong Kong

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2784170
Contact: Philip Quinn
Email: email Philip
My client, a leading Global Investment Bank, is currently seeking to add talented Quant Strategists to their Stock Loan Funding Strat team. Sitting within the Securities Division and working closely with prime brokerage traders and global stock loan funding strategy teams, you will be responsible for the following: 

Responsibilities 
  • Develop external and internal client performance metrics across various dimensions of the Prime Brokerage Business
  • Work side by side with the trading desk to build and maintain real-time and scalable derivatives trading, pricing, risk, inventory management and funding platforms and models 
  • Develop automated trading algorithms for the bank and it's clients
  • From time to time analyse exposures and structuring transactions to meet client needs
  • Design and develop complex parallel computing architectures, electronic trading tools, and advanced algorithms
  • Work together with risk managers to develop and maintain stress tests across asset classes, model margin methodology and calculate margin requirements
Requirements 
  • Strong academic background in a relevant field - Financial Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science or Physics background, including a quantitative understanding of statistics and probability - related PhD would be highly preferred
  • Strong programming skills in C, C++, Java, Python or equivalent language Equities market experience would be highly beneficial 
  • Ability to work as part of a global team and deliver results quickly
  • Comfortable working on multiple projects, demonstrating initiative and showing commercial impact
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 Quinn on +852 3579 4656 or email to philip.quinn@xpand.com.hk #LI-PQ1 #LI-LS1 #ind-pry