Fixed Income Risk & Analytics Strategist

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley USA
  • 20 May 19

Fixed Income Risk & Analytics Strategist

Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.

As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.

Morgan Stanley Fixed Income Strats are seeking a highly talented and motivated quantitative developer to help build out our division-wide risk and analytics platform. Candidates will partner with COOs along with trading, risk, and sales managers to build out our platform to visualize and mine data, identify trends, and optimize resource allocation across the division.


Skills Required:

• Bachelor's or Master's Degree in computer science, financial engineering, or related discipline
• 7+ years work experience, 5+ years in financial services
• Working knowledge of at least 1 fixed income asset class
• Experience with data science, mining data, identifying trends, and basic statistics
• Ability to execute front to back, i.e. work with salespeople to generate ideas all the way to coding up a solution
• Knowledge of current web technology stack (HTML5, jquery, angularjs, bootstrap)
• Knowledge of high-level OOP language (e.g. C++/Java/C#)
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment

Skills Desired:
• Knowledge of python (3.x)
• Knowledge of Q/KDB a plus
• Knowledge of shell scripting and Unix environments a plus