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Quantitative Analytics Associate

Salary £60k
Type Permanent
Location London
Sector Credit & Risk Management
Job Reference T55/TXH/29410
Contact Tim Holbrough
Date posted 23-07-2018

Leading Asset Manager seeking a Quantitative Analytics Associate to join their London office.
Key responsibilities
• Understand, maintain, and improve the quantitative infrastructure and the analytical engine for the Fixed Income asset class.
• Develop quantitative techniques and tools to strengthen the investment process
• Ability to interpret conceptual ideas/market conventions and translate to models for implementation
• Own the mathematics of the analytical engine and provide recommended changes where thought necessary
• Oversee development work by the Technology team – specify the mathematics, test at completion and assist with implementation
• Assist with regular quality control and validation of analytics outputs
• Collaborate closely with investment, risk and technology professionals within Fidelity
• Take initiative and demonstrate leadership skills to advance the investment process

Skills/ Experience required

• Bachelor’s (and/or Master’s) degree preferably in a mathematical or engineering discipline
• Familiarity with a variety of mathematical and statistical techniques
• Knowledge of Fixed Income instruments and derivatives essential
• Programming skills such as Python/Oracle SQL would be advantageous
• Strong inter-personal skills; effective communicator at all levels from Technology to Portfolio Manager to CIO
• An ability to think for oneself and develop ideas from generic premises
• Strong attention to detail with an ability to multi-task and prioritise workload accordingly
• Strong team player
• Self-motivated and able to work independently
• Deadline oriented and highly organised

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