FX / IR - Quantitative Analyst

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|Corporate & Investment banking

FX / IR - Quantitative Analyst

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Permanent contract Corporate & Investment banking

Responsibilities

  • As a Quantitative Analyst, your role is to provide quantitative insight and tools to the flow rates and cross currency trading desks. 
  • You will join the global R&D team, which holds responsibility for providing pricing and risk-management tools globally
  • for the bank. 
  • As a member of the local team, you will focus on Asia topics, and more specifically emerging and Asian G10 markets. Using your rates and fx experience and finance expertise, you will provide support to and develop tools for the trading teams. 
  • We are looking for outstanding candidates with strong educational and quantitative backgrounds, as well as development  experience.
  • You will preferably be an Msc in Mathematics and fluency in English, with good programming skills.

Profile required

Education

  • Mathematics / Engineering Msc or PhD.

Technical skills

  • Mathematical finance
  • Flow rates / Exotic rates / FX business
  • Programming skills

BEHAVIORAL SKILLS

  • Client - Sales and Marketing Strategy: I contribute to adapt our offer to our clients'/internal partners' needs
  • Team Spirit - Synergies: I make cooperation with colleagues in and outside my team a priority
  • Innovation - Thinking out of the box/Creativity: I propose new ideas and solutions
  • Responsibility - Courage: I express my convictions and make decisions with courage and respect.
  • Commitment - Inspiration: I support the vision and the strategy 

Business insight

Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialised financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customised business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

Department Description

Flow IR/FX quantitative analyst in HK providing support to local traders and models and tools development to
the global Quant team.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 22000IF7
Entity: SG Securities (HK) Limited
Starting date: 2022/09/01
Publication date: 2022/06/10
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