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Quantitative Analyst

Quantitative Analyst – Cambridge – £30k-£50k

Peracto’s Client, a powerhouse software vendor, is seeking an outstanding Quantitative Analyst to join their exciting and passionate team.

The primary role of the Quantitative Analyst will be to help in the development, maintenance and support of the in house developed calculation engine. The engine is a highly engineered product that is capable of conducting complex financial risk calculations. The role will also offer support to the entire organisation by providing quantitative expertise to specific areas, including credit risk, market risk and credit value adjustment. This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful candidate to establish themselves within a truly global organisation that has become one of the biggest names in FinTech.

Knowledge and Skills:

• Minimum 2.1 degree, in a technical based subject with a high mathematical content, from a top university.
• Must be able to demonstrate outstanding financial engineering skill and exceptional mathematical skills, these are normally evidenced by a PhD or other second degree.
• Strong risk management business understanding.
• Experience of codifying complex problems.
• Previous work experience that can support skills would be preferred.

The Ideal Candidate:

• Excellent problem-solving skills.
• Strong attention to detail.
• A demonstrable interest in technological innovation.
• Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, these could be in complex discussions regarding financial engineering with a wide range of colleagues.

If this post matches your skillset, experience and career aspirations for your next move please apply for more information and a confidential chat.

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