GTP - Trading Data Scientist

As Data Science Trader, you will benefit from the full Graduate Trainee Program offerings during your time at Vontobel.

Your opportunity

As Data Science Trader, you will…

  • Rotate within the modules ‘Cross Asset Trading’, ‘Equities & Derivatives’, ‘Analytics Platform Development’, ‘Trading Signal Development’ as well as project management

  • Obtain exchange certifications for EMEA & US Markets, such as SIX Swiss Exchange, XETRA Deutsche Börse, Eurex Futures & Option Markets and potentially also look into FINRA Series 3 & Series 7 Exams

  • Have the chance to optionally obtain a CFA, RFM or CAIA certification or even attend a relevant conference such as Trade Tech

  • Start on October 1, 2021 and conclude the program March 30, 2023 (18 months)

Transaction Banking of Bank Vontobel AG offers banks, financial institutions and professional traders B2B services

from one source. This reduces complexity in supply management and reduces costs further. The partnership allows clients to further strengthen their offering by focusing on their core

competencies and client-related, differentiating activities.

You will be working within our Transaction Banking department and will be part of an exciting international team, which includes former Graduate Trainees.

Your team is located on our trading floor, Bleicherweg 21, Zurich, and is instrumental in securing a smooth process. You will have frequent interactions with the Global Execution Desk, Backoffice, Frontoffice and IT Platform Teams.


Your background includes..

  • A Masters degree (university or university of applied sciences), you are eligible with a maximum of 24 months of work experience after your Masters

  • A study background in a highly quantitative field (for example computer science, data science, finance, physics, mathematics or comparable)

  • At least one work experience in the (financial) industry

You are

  • Excited about the financial industry

  • A curious person, with an analytical and structured mindset

  • A team player, able to work under pressure

  • A pro-active person

  • Willing to complete additional training courses

  • Excited to be in an international team

  • Fluent in English (German is a plus)

  • Authorized to work in the EU or Switzerland, we welcome candidates with an international background

Please note: We only consider complete applications (with CV, high school/matura certificate (with grades), as well as Bachelor/Master certificates (with grades).


Hiring manager

Alicja joined Vontobel in 2015 as a Graduate Trainee herself. She is heading Vontobel’s Trading Data Science Team. She uses the power of trade data to deliver analytics solutions to identify meaningful insights driving successful business decisions.

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Thank you for the time to consider Vontobel. We appreciate you taking the time to submit your application. Our Talent Acquisition team will carefully assess your application and will respond to you in a timely manner.

If you have any question you can contact us through our contact form.



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