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Morgan Stanley's Equities Derivatives division is looking for a strategist/quantitative developer to head its Equity Derivative Core Strat team in LN. Desk strategists are key participants, together with traders and sales people, in the revenue-generating activities of our Sales & Trading Division. Core strategists sit on the trading desk, are responsible for the architecture and development of the analytics library.
Participate in the design of the analytics library and its integration within the firm IT systems.
Provide expertise on financial products traded on an equity trading desk.
Mentor and guide members of the core strat team.
Participate in the effort to improve our development processes.
Build cutting edge components within the analytics library to improve the firm capabilities in trading and risk managing equity derivatives product
Create tools to improve the productivity of the global strat team
Very strong programming skills in C++. Strong programming skills in Java are a positive.
Strong consensus building skills. Should be able to convince and lead a group in a new direction.
Strong knowledge of equity derivatives. Their pricing and life-cycle.
Experience of working within a front office strats / quant team.
Several years' experience working with C++ in a commercial environment.
An advanced degree in a quantitative subject such as Engineering, Software Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Physics,
Knowledge of Numerical Analysis.
Drive and desire to work in an intense team-oriented environment.
Ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal English.
The salary for the role is competitive
The closing date for the role is 31/01/19
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.
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