Junior Quantitative Analyst

  • TBD
  • Milan, Lombardia, Italy
  • Temporary, Full time
  • Statpro
  • 16 Nov 18

A great opportunity to join a successful and expanding Quant Team, with responsibility to developing financial analytics for the whole StatPro Group. The candidate is expected to demonstrate a high degree of numerical, verbal and analytical competence and possess the aptitude for learning quickly.

Company: StatPro Group

Location: Milan

Reporting To: Head of Quantitative Research

Reponsibilities

• Support, maintain, and enhance the financial libraries used in StatPro,
  - QuantLib: the open-source financial library
  - QuantKit: the StatPro proprietary financial library
• Conduct research, prototype, and implement financial models for equities, FX, fixed-income, commodities, and credit derivatives
• Conduct research, prototype, and implement analytics for risk management
• Analyze, interrogate, and manage market data to extract valuable information
• Detailed investigation of problems, both methodological and technical, related to financial instruments
• Liaise with the data-management and client support desk to support fixes and enhancements

Essential Requirements

• A degree in a numerate subject such as Physics, Math, or Financial Engineering
• Strong numerical and statistical skills
• Good analytical skills
• An eagerness to keep learning
• Fluent in English or Italian

Preferred Requirements

• PhD
• Knowledge of basic pricing models
• Knowledge of Python and C++
• Experience with QuantLib

Personality

• Attention to details, thorough
• Good team player and willingness to take responsibility
• Ability to communicate with company's staff at all levels
• Eager to learn
• Resourcefulness to collect information from a broad range of sources in order to support analysis
• Ability to plan/organize the workload


To apply please send your CV to recruitment@statpro.com and davide.borrello@statpro.com