Risk Quant Developer in New York, NY at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 10/28/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/28/2019

Job Description

This role is ideal for a strong developer who wants to explore more of the finance/risk business

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership and support/enhance existing Risk applications
  • Help with design and implementation on other projects such as data analysis, data visualization and calculating risk metrics
  • Help create and implement test cases for risk analytics
  • Create documentation of code, data flow and report generation
  • Provide recommendations to team to improve calculations and methodologies used in models and automate processes
  • Work with IT to implement data feeds and database connectivity

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in electrical engineering, computer sciences, math, physics or financial engineering
  • FRM Level 1/CFA Level 1 preferred if no practical risk or asset management experience
  • 4+ years of solid Python programming experience with knowledge of pandas and numpy libraries
  • Knowledge of database design and SQL, Svn/GIT
  • Knowledge of Excel/VBA, Tableau is a plus
  • Familiarity with software principles of Unit Testing and code integration
  • Exposure to development work in a Market Risk or portfolio construction context is desirable

Job category:
  • Information Technology
Job keywords:
  • Market Risk
  • Risk
  • Quantitative
  • Python