eNDF Quantitative analyst, Vice President

State Street Corporation
London, United Kingdom
26 Jan 2023
03 Feb 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Who we are looking for
We are seeking a candidate to take a key role in our electronic market making team, with a primary focus on our NDF offering. Our business has seen rapid expansion both in terms of size and scope, and we are looking to bring in experienced individuals to spearhead the development of this latest electronic product. We require candidates with a broad range of experience across the electronic space trading and markets space.

Why this role is important to us
State streets eFX business is a global team providing electronic fully automated trading facilities for clients 24 hours a day 5 days a week, typically transacting billions of dollars of foreign exchange currency daily. We employ cutting edge quantitative and algorithmic trading techniques, as well as the latest technology to engage in high frequency trading and analysis.
Our electronic trading product has been expanding to NDFs, and we require talented and experienced individuals to accelerate the eNDF program to deliver sophisticated pricing and hedging solutions. This will enable us to provide the best quality and competitiveness to our core client franchise.

What you will be responsible for
As an eNDF Quantitative Analyst, you will:
  • Using public and proprietary data, identify new opportunities to optimize pricing and risk management, and increase trading volume and generate new business.
  • Leverage market experience in spot and forward markets to influence and guide the strategic direction of the program.
  • Run the production trading book for deliverable and non-deliverable, managing client flow and providing insights.

What we value
These skills will help you succeed in this role:
  • Broad experience in a range of FX products including deliverable spot, NDF and forwards
  • Proven success working with large data sets and developing statistical models
  • Solid grounding in statistics, knowledge of forecasting and machine learning techniques
  • Experience managing a production trading system
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Desire to work within a collaborative, team-driven environment

Education & Preferred Qualifications
  • MSc in Mathematics/Physics/Statistics/Engineering or similar
  • Knowledge of a fast prototyping language such as Matlab, Python, R
  • Working knowledge of an object orientated programming language such as Java is a plus

Are you the right candidate? Yes!
We truly believe in the power that comes from the diverse backgrounds and experiences our employees bring with them. Although each vacancy details what we are looking for, we don't necessarily need you to fulfil all of them when applying. If you like change and innovation, seek to see the bigger picture, make data driven decisions and are a good team player, you could be a great fit.
About State Street
What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.
Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.
Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
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