The work will focus on valuation of fixed income instruments, and derivatives in on interest rates, foreign exchange, equity and credit for both internal and external clients, and consulting projects related to financial instrument modeling,model review, securities pricing, and risk management including support for regulatory compliance
Strong undergraduates with engineering/ mathematics and statistics background and/or relevant work experience in financial services and capital markets would be considered. Additionally candidates with background in probability and statistics with CFA/ FRM would be preferred.
Background in mathematical finance at the level of a Master's level degree in Mathematical Finance, Mathematics of Finance, Financial Engineering or Quantitative Finance is a strong plus.
Background in derivatives finance, including detailed knowledge of derivatives theory and securities pricing and financial instrument types and structures is a plus.
Understanding of financial instrument valuation concepts is desired and experience with derivatives and complex financial instruments valuation is a plus.
Strong analytical and computer skills including experience with quantitative analysis technical tools and techniques such as Bloomberg, Reuters, MATLAB, SAS, Monte-Carlo Simulation tools such as Crystal Ball and Risk, FinCAD, Numerix, Savysoft TOPS, Principia, Super Derivatives are a plus.
Experience in model validation like Asset Liability Management is a plus
Exposure to risk assessment tools and methodologies including QRM/ Bancware and VaR tools .
B.Com + MBA passouts OR BBA+MBA (combinations) are not welcome for this role. We need candidates with strong quantitative finance background.