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Associate, Quantitative Investment Strategies (QIS) Structurer, Commodities, FICC Trading

London, United Kingdom

Job Description:

Corporate title: Associate

LOB: Global FICC

Location:  London

Role Description:

Bank of America is seeking a Quantitative Investment Strategies (QIS) Structurer at an Associate level to join its Commodity and FX Index Structuring team in London.

  • Responsible for developing new systematic quantitative strategies in commodities and FX
  • Lead client conversations from structuring side especially in EMEA and drive client flow in QIS space
  • Write ongoing commentary which goes out to sales and external clients on developments in QIS space
  • Enhance our backtesting platform to be able to backtest new quantitative strategies
  • Helping guide improvements to market making and alpha strategies
  • Work with QIS structurers in cross asset space to grow client notional in Global Markets Investable Indices platform

Skills:

  • Must have previous experience in quantitative strategies – experience in multiple asset classes is a plus
  • Experience in researching, presenting and implementing alpha strategies
  • Masters degree in quantitative finance, engineering or mathematics
  • Advanced software development skills in python, C++
  • Prior experience in Trading or Research would be an additive
  • Ability to quickly learn new programming languages
  • Hands on experience with large market data sets – intraday/tick data experience is a plus
  • Very good presentation skills, able to present quantitative ideas clearly and succinctly
  • Teamwork-oriented, able to work under pressure
  • Experience in working for an investment bank

Posting date: 7th October

Closing date: 3rd November

Package: Competitive base salary + discretionary incentive + benefits package

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If you are interested in this opportunity please send your details to us by applying online with your CV.

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