Quantitative Risk Manager – Amsterdam

By 26 juni 2019Vacatures

Do you enjoy the process of problem solving, a process where you recognize areas of improvement and iterate and innovate to improve? Does your curiosity and desire to learn drive you

In this role you work closely with Risk Management, Traders and Software Engineers to maintain, improve, and build models and tools used for market risk management globally. Additionally, you will be performing large scale data-analysis for research and statistical analysis. The role is based in Amsterdam, however you will have exposure to all offices.

Your new challenge
Key responsibillities in the role of Quantitative Risk Manager?

Ensure risk models are robust, properly specified and provide accurate outcomes;
Ensure risk models are properly documented and periodically back-tested;
Ensure used modelling parameters are justified given historical and current risk;
Develop risk models and tooling to accommodate new products or strategies;
Perform ad-hoc analysis on large sets of market data and position information.

Your profile
University degree in an analytical, or quantitative related field of study;
3-7 years of relevant work experience in a quant position;
Previous exposure to a trading environment;
Experience in derivatives pricing (options) and risk simulation techniques;
Relevant working experience with Python required;
Attention to detail and strong analytical / problem solving skills;
Ability to interact and persuade at all levels within the organization;
The ability to act and perform successfully in a fast-moving and high-pressured environment.

Your new Employer
Apart from an excellent remuneration package with attractive secondary benefits, they offer you the chance to be surrounded by smart and driven people in a fun and unique environment. You enjoy responsibility early in your career and they offer you continued learning and development opportunities. We believe in fostering an environment in which great ideas can be recognized as well as put into practice from anybody within our organization.

Globally, they believe in hiring the best people and giving them the freedom, responsibility and ongoing support they need to succeed (and have some fun along the way). They learn, grow and expand their knowledge in a flat structure that means the best ideas are always recognized, regardless of position. Collaboration between Trading, Technology and our Business Operations Team is one of our biggest strengths, and has made us one of the world’s leading market makers.

Their cutting-edge technology drives everything they do. High performance algorithms, smart strategies and collaborative teams are the core of their business.

Interested in the function of Quantitative Risk Manager? Please contact Stef van Rijt by phone +31625483518 or by email stef@fellowfield.nl. Please send us your Resume and motivation, we will reply as soon as possible.