Quant Business Analyst
Markit
United Kingdom, London - Ropemaker Place
4d ago

London - Ropemaker Place

Quantitative Business Analyst - London

The successful candidate will have strong analytical and communication skills with a background in financial maths. They will be working with a highly capable and dynamic team to create innovative, industry-

leading applications for the calculation, analysis, and reporting of financial risks associated with derivatives transactions.

General Job Duties :

  • Work with the Product Owner and senior analysts to collect and analyse regulatory and client requirements
  • Ensure requirements are well understood by the development team preparing specifications, mock-ups, and prototypes as necessary
  • Assist with manual data preparation and automate repetitive tasks associated with data cleansing, transformation, and loading
  • Quality assurance and acceptance testing with emphasis on workflow and numerical accuracy
  • Provide customer service and client support to both technical and business users within client organisations
  • Education and Certifications :

  • University degree (Bachelors in maths / finance / physics or equivalent experience)
  • Graduate degree highly desirable
  • Knowledge and Skills :

  • Good oral and written communication and presentation skills
  • Organization skills including the ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of software development practices and lifecycle
  • Some knowledge of banking risk management practices and regulations related to derivatives transactions (Fundamental Review of the Trading Book, counterparty credit risk, regulatory capital, valuation adjustments, etc.)
  • Knowledge of / experience with the following technologies and tools an asset : python, Zeppelin notebooks, spark / hadoop
  • Typical Experience :

  • 2-3 years experience with quantitative and / or business analysis is preferred
  • Some occasional international travel may be required.

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