Financial Engineer

Singapore Permanent
  • Be part of the leading risk analytics Fintech group
  • Opportunity to work with regional counterparts

About Our Client

Our client is a global thought leader in risk analytics products and services for the financial services industry worldwide. Their clients include banks, broker dealers, asset managers, hedge and private equity funds and service providers.

Job Description

  • Financial validation and modelling of clients' portfolios across the whole spectrum of Financial Instruments. Assisting clients in financial validation of models.
  • Provide advice on the implementation of Risk Management Software to assess Market and Credit risk
  • Provide training and support to clients
  • Assisting clients in implementation of firm-wide risk management processes and applications
  • Verification of software implementations / upgrades.
  • Providing advice to clients on utilization of the software for various risk management objectives
  • Documentation of financial modelling definitions as implemented
  • Client advocate for a number key support accounts

The Successful Applicant

  • Good degree. At least a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) from reputable university in Economics, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, or other quantitative discipline.
  • Advanced degree or master's in financial engineering or Mathematical Finance
  • Familiarity with pricing and modelling of financial products. Must at least know the concepts in Hull: "Options, Futures and other Derivatives".
  • Practical knowledge of investment markets, financial market conventions, and risk management practices (Risk Management experience highly desirable)
  • Good theoretical understanding of financial economics, financial mathematics and statistics
  • Strong analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Strong presentation and communication skills, must be able to convey complex ideas to a variety of functional and technical audiences.
  • Ability to steer and direct issue investigation from the functional side
  • Hands-on experience of at least one of following languages:
  • VBA
  • Matlab
  • C/C++ would be an advantage
  • Python
  • Visual Basic
  • Shell scripting

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to work with regional counterparts
  • Dynamic work environment
  • Lean & autonomous culture
  • Competitive remuneration
Alyssa Tan
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+65 6541 9963

Job summary

Banking & Financial Services
Quantitative Analysis
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Financial Services
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Consultant name
Alyssa Tan
Consultant contact
+65 6541 9963
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