Based at Macquarie Headquarters, Sydney- our Quantitative Applications Division (QAD) team has global responsibility for ensuring the integrity of key financial models used by Macquarie. You will develop and review new models for pricing of derivatives across all major asset classes, as well as for quantifying credit risk, market risk and operational risk. Breadth in model range including derivative pricing models across all major asset classes. This is a team that thrives on cross skilling, ensuring that your skill set and knowledge is stretched and developed. Fantastic growth opportunity.
QAD utilises a range of analytic techniques including: time series analysis, regression analysis, optimisation, partial differential equations, finite difference methods and Monte Carlo simulations. These are implemented using a variety of computing technologies including: C++, VBA, Excel, Python, SciFinance, Mathematica, MATLAB and R, on Linux and Windows platforms. Please note that we provide unique in-house training to enhance modelling skills. Bring demonstrated proficiency in at least one of the above programming languages with you and a willingness to learn the others. This is a rare opportunity to up-skill, and we will consider candidates at all stages of their career.
This role would suit someone with solid experience in a similar role with familiarity in finance, and demonstrated quantitative and programming skills. To express initial interest please follow the link and apply online today, and please include a cover letter and academic transcripts with your application.
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The Risk Management Group (RMG) is an independent, centralised unit responsible for assessing and monitoring risks across Macquarie. This includes market and liquidity risk, credit risk, compliance risk and operational risk. RMG personnel liaise closely with all operating areas to ensure risks are understood and properly managed.
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Advertised: 09 Jun 2017 AUS Eastern Standard Time Applications close: