INTRODUCTION

Coremont provides integrated front to back office services to investment managers and financial institutions and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the United Kingdom.  Coremont’s offering covers the full investment life-cycle, including portfolio management technology, risk services, operations, treasury and regulatory reporting.

Coremont employs over 200 staff, with offices in London, Hong Kong, Connecticut and the Channel Islands. Led by a team of highly experienced finance professionals across multiple disciplines, Coremont is highly regarded across the industry for its trading analytics and operational robustness.

This role represents an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing business with institutional backing and a proven track record in delivering a suite of financial services to a market-leading standard.  The successful individual will be able to combine their industry experience with a vision for further development in a dynamic and supportive environment.

 

MAIN DUTIES

The successive candidate will join Coremont’s Quantitative Analyst team with a remit to develop and enhance our core Commodities & Equities Quant analytics library (written in C++) and our front office tools.

The code library provides valuation, risk, scenario and VaR calculations for a wide range of OTC and listed derivatives as well as cash Equities and fixed income products in G10 and emerging markets.

The functionality of the library is exposed to clients through Clarion. Clarion is a web based cross-asset Portfolio Management System which provides clients with real time pricing, scenario, risk and P&L on their portfolios as well as the ability to structure and overlay new positions.

Clarion and the underlying analytics have a proven 16 year track record of supporting some of the most quantitative hedge fund traders in the world.

The successful candidate will play an integral role in leveraging the analytics and front end to build a market leading system for traditional Commodities & Equities asset managers. This will require a solid grounding in the core principles of financial mathematics, excellent software development skills and an enthusiasm to support the on-going business of our clients.

 

EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE

Essential:

  • 1yr+ professional experience as a Quantitative Analyst within the financial markets
  • 3yrs+ experience in C++ development projects
  • Knowledge of and enthusiasm for Equities or Commodities markets
  • Good degree in a quantitative discipline
  • C++

Desirable:

  • Experience supporting production environments
  • Experience working with the front-office
  • Experience as an Equities or Commodities Quantitative Analyst for an established buy or sell-side firm
  • SQL
  • Excel
  • C#

 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience communicating with traders
  • Self-management
Types: Permanent
Locations: London UK

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