Trading Quant - Financial Risk Model Development

  • Competitive
  • Den Helder, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • Permanent, Full time
  • ING
  • 20 Feb 18 2018-02-20

Trading Quant - Financial Risk Model Development

ING is looking for Trading Quants

The Financial Institutions and Financial Markets (FI/FM) Model Development Team is an energetic international team of highly qualified professionals. The team. is part of the Financial Risk Model Development department. Financial Risk Model Development comprises of a team of 60 modelling experts, who are determined to develop the best possible financial risk models to empower the customers of ING to stay ahead financially, in life and business. Our expertise lies in the development and management of Balance Sheet Risk, -Credit and Trading Risk and Market Risk models with state of the art modelling methods, tooling and data-processing technologies.

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What does a Trading Quant at ING do?
The Financial Institutions and Financial Markets (FI/FM) Quants Team is a global team, that provides the quantitative expertise required to perform pricing model validations, develop risk models and methodologies and provide advice to traders and risk managers on quantitative topics. The position offers excellent opportunities to broaden your model development skills in Credit and Trading Risk and Market Risk.

Your backpack should contain

  • An academic degree (MSc or PhD), preferably in econometrics, economics, statistics, or mathematics
  • A true passion for financial mathematics, in particular, option pricing and stochastic calculus
  • Familiarity with financial markets, including recent, most important developments
  • Good knowledge of and proven experience with statistical modelling and software (C++, Java, Python, R, SAS, MatLab or Mathematica)
  • Good knowledge of and experience with developing complex mathematical models
  • Familiarity with advanced statistical techniques such as machine learning and deep learning
  • Experience in being a sparring partner/advisor to Senior Management

Additionally, you should have
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, communication and execution skills
  • An independent, creative and pro-active mind-set
  • The ability to challenge the status qua
  • Great team player skillsAnd of course, you should be fluent in English
    Furthermore, you should adhere to the ING values and it is evident for you that your behavior ought to be fully aligned with these values. You should also be prepared to take the Banker's Oath.
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    What we offer
  • A great salary (55K to 90 K euro)
  • Benefits such as a 13th month's salary, Public Transfer Business Card, pension scheme
  • The opportunity to excel in what you do
  • A dynamic and agile international working environment
  • Great international career opportunities

Are you interested?
Apply for this job now! For further inquiries, please contact Kim Verhaaf, Senior Manager Model Development via .

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

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