Structured Rates Desk Strategist

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley USA
  • 16 Feb 19

Structured Rates Desk Strategist

Morgan Stanley's Institutional Securities Group (ISG) is a remarkably broad and diversified business. We provide institutions with almost every kind of financial product and service across the world's major markets. Whether you're interested in planning complex deals; trading on the moment-to-moment movements of the capital markets; analyzing the financial needs of a company or a wealthy family, Morgan Stanley is the place to be.

The Structured Rates Strats team is looking for a highly motivated Associate to VP level candidate to join the team. The position will be based in New York. Please see the job description below.

Role profile
• Support Structuring desk and Structured Notes desk focusing on the exciting area of Quantitative Investment Strategies.
• Develop new index strategies and analyzing the performance of index.
• Work closely with structurers, traders and IT.

Qualifications:

Skills Required:
• Relevant experience working on non-linear products
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to work and deliver in a team
• Result focused with proven track record of delivering production quality analytics/tools
• Good knowledge in java, Scala or C++
• M.Sc. / Ph.D degree in mathematics, physics or related discipline

Skills Preferred:
• Experience with interest rate derivatives, FX options or equity derivatives