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FX Quantitative Analyst

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
  • Job reference: SJ - 0905 - JECY
  • Sector: Banking and Finance, Quantitative Finance, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 09/05/2018



Selby Jennings is has partnered with a tier 1 investment bank who are looking for a senior level quantitative analyst to join their front office team. The role will work directly with the FX and inflation trading team and will involve the development of modelling and strategy capabilities for the desk. This role will be a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to be actively involved in macro product trading strategy using various quantitative techniques. 

To apply for this position you will have a professional background in a front office quantitative analytics/strategy team, working directly with a trading team to develop pricing models. You will also have a strong knowledge of FX and inflation derivatives.  

Responsibilities will include:

- Developing and maintain front office benchmark pricing models for various FX and inflation derivative products using the in-house C++ analytics platform
- Work directly with the FX and inflation trading desk to assist in trading strategy using quantitative techniques
- Liaise with key stakeholders in risk, sales etc. 

To be considered for this opportunity you will need to demonstrate:

- Extensive experience in developing pricing models for FX and inflation products
- A high degree of proficiency in C++
- An in=depth knowledge of stochastic calculus
- A strong academic qualification in a quantitative finance-related discipline - MSc or PhD preferred

Interviews are taking place at short notice. Applicants are invited to register their interest by applying directly to quantsemea(AT)selbyjennings(DOT)com 

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