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Quantitative Analyst

Atlanta, Georgia

Job Description:

Bank of America’s Quantitative Finance Group is seeking a Quantitative Analyst to join our team. The Analyst must be a self-starter with advanced math and programming skills who is comfortable working hands-on with market data, solving problems, and writing production code. The Analyst will work with the existing team of mathematicians, statisticians, economists, traders, and programmers to research, design, and implement our suite of complex valuation and risk management tools. The team uses these tools to manage a $800BB fixed income portfolio and to assist with business strategy and ad hoc financial decisions at the highest level of the Bank.

Required Skills

  • Advanced degree in a quantitative field - pr equivalent work experience demonstrating outstanding coding and/or quantitative skills

  • Experience with R or Python

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Ability to work well in a cooperative, time-sensitive, market-driven environment

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities with minimal supervision

  • Ability to work individually and with the group on complex problem solving

  • Analytical skills, critical thinking and a strong desire to learn

Desired Skills

  • Experience with or academic exposure to operations research, optimization, statistics, financial theory, derivatives pricing, stochastic calculus

  • Excellent writing skills

  • Understanding of economics and financial markets, especially with mortgages

  • Experience with UNIX/LINUX , git, web technologies, Perl

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Bank of America’s Quantitative Finance Group is seeking a Quantitative Analyst to join our team. The Analyst must be a self-starter with advanced math and programming skills who is comfortable working hands-on with market data, solving problems, and writing production code. The Analyst will work with the existing team of mathematicians, statisticians, economists, traders, and programmers to research, design, and implement our suite of complex valuation and risk management tools. The team uses these tools to manage a $800BB fixed income portfolio and to assist with business strategy and ad hoc financial decisions at the highest level of the Bank.

Required Skills

  • Advanced degree in a quantitative field - pr equivalent work experience demonstrating outstanding coding and/or quantitative skills

  • Experience with R or Python

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Ability to work well in a cooperative, time-sensitive, market-driven environment

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities with minimal supervision

  • Ability to work individually and with the group on complex problem solving

  • Analytical skills, critical thinking and a strong desire to learn

Desired Skills

  • Experience with or academic exposure to operations research, optimization, statistics, financial theory, derivatives pricing, stochastic calculus

  • Excellent writing skills

  • Understanding of economics and financial markets, especially with mortgages

  • Experience with UNIX/LINUX , git, web technologies, Perl

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21022736

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Joanna Blake

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
600 Peachtree St NE, GA, Atlanta, 30308