Quantitative Analyst (m/w)

At Vontobel, we are committed to actively shaping our future. We create and pursue investment opportunities that get our clients ahead. As a global financial service provider with Swiss roots, we specialize in wealth management, active asset management and investment solutions that fit.

Vescore is looking for a Junior Quantitative Analyst to support our established asset management business. The role requires a person with economic and quantitative finance knowledge combined with strong programming skills.

Your Challenge

  • Maintenance and improvement of existing and development of new quantitative trading strategies with the focus on equity market
  • Research on risk management, portfolio construction and portfolio optimization
  • Monitoring of portfolios, data quality, strategy performance and risk management
  • Support of sales and portfolio management with information regarding the portfolios and trading strategies

 

Your Qualification

  • Master or PhD in economics / finance, mathematics, or computational science
  • Strong programming skills in MATLAB a must. Proficiency in Excel. VBA and Python a plus
  • Very sound knowledge of statistics, econometrics.

    Knowledge of equity investing, factor models, machine learning a plus

  • Comfortable in a fast paced, multi-tasked environment
  • Detail oriented, self-driven, focused, trustworthy, motivated team player with strong documentation skills, problem-solving, critical thinking, and decision-making skills
  • Very good knowledge of German and English

 

Location

Zürich / Gotthardstrasse 44

 

Contact

Stefanie Glaser
+41 58 283 73 87
Corporate Human Resources