Product Specialist - Deep Tech in Financial Markets

  • Competitive
  • Paris, Ile-de-France, France Paris Ile-de-France FR
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Lexifi
  • 20 Sep 18 2018-09-20

As a Deep Tech company in the Structured Product industry and to support its international development, LexiFi is looking for a Product Specialist for its LexiFi Apropos software solution. This position is built around three main activities: Test&Specs (ensuring the overall Quality of the software to maintain the best customer experience), Support (assisting users and ensuring a successful use of the software solution) and Production (advanced software configuration / consulting activities). With LexiFi you have the opportunity to work in an international environment at a rewarding and stimulation position with an attractive remuneration based on your skills and motivations.

About LexiFi

Founded in 2001, LexiFi provides software for the valuation, management and documentation of derivatives and structured products. Financial institutions and technology firms partner with LexiFi to boost their analytical and processing capabilities for tailored financial products. LexiFi develops innovative financial software, combining advanced techniques from Theoretical Computer Science and from Mathematical Finance to redefine the way software for financial derivatives is used and built.

Job Description

To support its international development, LexiFi is looking for a Product Specialist for its LexiFi Apropos software solution. This position is built around three main activities:

Test & Specs: ensuring the overall Quality of the software to maintain the best customer experience

  • Defining functional specifications
  • Testing and validating new developments before delivery
  • Writing internal and user documentation

Support: assisting users and ensuring a successful use of the software solution

  • Providing Level 1 technical and product support
  • Providing Level 2 support requiring expertise in different fields pertaining to clients’ activities (e.g. calculation of risk measures, client-specific workflows, understanding of financial regulations …)
  • Participating in the strategical improvement of the software solution from client feedback in collaboration with development and quantitative teams.

Production: meeting clients’ needs through advanced software configuration or consulting activities: creation of reports, conception of templates for automated document generation, custom workflows, …

The Production activity brings enhancement to existing projects and participates in the implementation of new projects. It ensures LexiFi is close to its clients to understand their needs and to provide concrete answers to meet them.

 

As Product Specialist at LexiFi, you will be part of a team ensuring the link between clients and development teams.

The position requires strong functional and technical competencies, relational intelligence, team orientation and strong analytical skills. Additionally, the candidate should have in-depth knowledge of financial markets as well as fundamentals in programming.

With LexiFi you have the opportunity to work in an international environment at a rewarding and stimulation position with an attractive remuneration based on your skills and motivations.

 

Profile

Dynamic and proactive with strong analytical skills, relational intelligence and the ability to work in a team

Impeccable writing skills in both English and French

In-depth understanding of financial markets

Programming skills and ability to learn a new programming language (proprietary scripting language)

Basic knowledge of functional programming appreciated

Ability to function in an extremely dynamic, constantly evolving business environment, maintaining an “always learning” disposition