Quant Research (Programming)
Senior Associate /Vice President
J.P. Morgan’s Global Markets Group (GMG) in Mumbai was set up in 2013 as an extension of the Firm’s global markets teams around the world. GMG is a fast growing team covering multiple asset classes across geographies. GMG provides in-depth knowledge that is behind our Investment Banking, Structuring, Sales & Trading and Research businesses around the globe. Deeply integrated with our Investment Banking business, the team facilitates deals and transactions by providing vital research and insight.
This position is a Quant profile to support the activities of the Quantitative Research Group in London, sitting out of GMG in Mumbai. The QR Mumbai team plays a critical role in providing effective, timely and independent assessments of the Firm’s booking models of exotic structures and also help in developing new models for structures as and when necessary.
The primary responsibilities for this role will include:
Review of complex financial deals
Develop further our pricing and risk management library
Implements the booking of complex strategies, working closely with structuring and trading
Liaise with trading and front office to capture requirements and help driving development of the library and tools
Rapid prototyping of tools
As a senior Associate, the person will be expected to manage a team of 4-5 members along with working on projects with London.
The candidate will need to work very closely with QR team in London, supporting them just as a direct extension of the team sitting out of Mumbai. Overall, the candidate will need to work closely with teams in Asia-Pacific and/or London and/or New York and will need to be proactive to improve desk efficiencies, access and learn J. P. Morgan’s highly sophisticated solutions.
- High level of proficiency in C++ / Python programming; High performance computing
- Strong communication and team skills in a multi-location set up
- Relevant experience in similar roles in Quant Research
- Strong software design skills
- Some team management experience
Ideal candidates for these positions would be a graduate/post-graduate from a premier college or institute. A computer science or mathematics background will be most suitable with atleast 5 years of relevant experience
J.P. Morgan’s Global Markets Group (GMG) provides a challenging work environment and excellent opportunities to learn and grow both at the GMG and in the Firm’s global network.
Interested applicants could e-mail their CV to Snehankita Bose (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Jasmine Joshi (email@example.com)