Interest Rate Quantitative Analyst

United States - New York

City
New York

Job Type
Full Time

Your role
Does complex modeling excite you? Are you an innovative thinker? We're looking for someone like that who can:
– develop cutting edge models and algorithms for pricing and risk-management
– maintain existing modelling infrastructure, including tools, end-user application and source code libraries
– Research alternative, innovative technology and modelling approaches, and their practical development
– Interact with trading and structuring/sales desks to provide support to the front-office business

Your team
You'll be working in the Quantitative Analytics team in New York which supports the global fx, rates and credit businesses. We develop and support the official valuation and risk models for derivatives, used for trading, risk management, and regulatory purposes. The focus of the position will be on interest rates, credit, inflation, and long-dated FX modelling for vanilla and lightly structured products.

Your experience and skills
You have:
– a Master's or PhD degree in a quantitative field (mathematics, physics, engineering, etc)
– 3-5 years' experience in mathematical modelling of financial markets, with knowledge of the standard financial products, stochastic models and numeral methods (for both PDEs and Monte Carlo) in use in FRC.
– Expertise in modern C++ software development, including functional programming and object-oriented techniques.

What we offer
Together. That's how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step
Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.