Senior Financial Engineer
Zazove Associates is an institutional investment firm with offices in Incline Village, NV, San Francisco, CA and Chicago, IL. We are recruiting an experienced financial engineer to join our team at the Incline Village, NV headquarters.
What We Offer
Since our founding in 1971, we’ve given our staff an intellectually challenging work environment, and a work-life balance that is rare in a professional setting, taking advantage of our location on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe. The successful candidate will also have opportunities for professional growth and career development. We will provide a competitive base salary, a bonus opportunity, 100% employee medical coverage, and a 401(k) plan.
What We Expect
You should enjoy working in a small company environment and thrive in a multi-faceted role. We are looking for team players who are self-starters, detail-oriented, and critical thinkers.
Primary responsibilities include oversight and hands-on development of proprietary tools that are used for security analysis, portfolio analysis, risk management, trade allocation, and client reporting. Strong quantitative skills are required, along with the ability to code and develop an appropriate user interface. Special projects that require analytical skills are common. Specific responsibilities will include:
- Maintaining and improving our convertible security analysis tools
- Analyzing and mitigating portfolio risk
- Streamlining and improving portfolio and risk management processes
- Interacting with clients and prospects to demonstrate our systems and tools
The ideal candidate brings relevant financial industry experience and educational credentials. CFA designation is a plus. A strong programming background is required. Specific requirements include:
- BA / BS (or higher) in a related field (Finance, Computer Science)
- 3-5 years of programming experience