Sr Quantitative Analyst - Risk/Crypto

Location
New York, USA
Salary
competitive comp package, incl equity
Posted
14 Jan 2023
Closes
25 Jan 2023
Ref
17426619
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
As a senior and very hands-on contributor will lead the development of risk engine that through the automation of risk management and modeling will ensure that firm's platform can deliver a quality experience to users/clients and mitigating risk to the firm, through the rapid and efficient minimization of adverse outcomes during market volatility.

The ability to understand and test quantitative risk assessment and margin calculation models are crucial for the role.

Responsibilities

This role will focis on the full ownership of the design, build, maintenance and monitoring of prime brokerage risk engine
Build and develop team to monitor and maintain 24/7 risk management system
Communicate effectively abd directly with the leadership team
Analyze adverse events and develop tools to mitigate loss
Promote innovative ways to visualize and digest complex data

Required Qualifications

5+ years of relevant work experience in financial trading environment, options trading/pricing experience preferred
Excellent Communication Skills
Excellent programming skills with scripting languages
Capable of managing multiple projects, including ability to coordinate and balance numerous tasks in a time-sensitive environment, under pressure, meeting deadlines
Must have understanding of derivatives markets and asset pricing models
Familiar with market microstructure

Understanding of portfolio risk management
A basic understanding of blockchain technology

Although backed by sizable investment management firm this team is operating in startup mode, offers great upside and flexibility. Competitive pay will include equity stake in the firm.

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