Python Quant Engineer - Derivatives Technologies

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 17 Feb 18 2018-02-17

Python Quant Engineer - Derivatives Technologies

For our client, client, a local provider of quantitative serives based in Zuirch, swisslinx is seeking a Quant Engineer for Derivatives Technologies with coding skills in Python.

You will work on dedicated client projects for the development of cutting edge methodologies for major international clients (clients are based in Europe, the US and Asia) focusing on the following areas:Derivatives Risk Management, Derivatives Pricing, Structured Products.


You are keen on applying your quantitative skills in a dynamic market requiring innovative products driven by real business needs. You are looking for the opportunity to experience personal growth by leveraging your in-depth ability to develop relevant quantitative models. In addition we expect:

- Higher university degree (PhD, MSc or equivalent) in engineering, mathematics, physics or a quantitative finance discipline preferable from a tier-one university

- Strong technical skills built on at least 2 years of experience in a quantitative field in finance or quant modelling,
- High financial acumen and understanding of financial markets and financial products,
- Computer programming skills in Python (and/or Matlab), Java is a plus,
- Fluency in English, German is a plus,
-Eligible to live and work in Switzerland

For further information, do not hesitate to contact:
Marta Kondracka, Technology Researcher: +41 (0)58 268 1054