Lead Trader Analyst

 New York, United States       Permanent contract        Corporate and Investment Banking

Responsibilities

Use strong communication (verbal and written) to lead Trader Analysts within the Equity Derivatives (EQD) department. Responsible for intraday risk analysis on pure front office metrics (i.e. metrics not part of RISK department and regulatory framework) like Greeks and sensitivities to different risk factors (Spot, Volatility, Dividend, Repo, and Forex), non-official VaR and stress tests and pre-trade simulations. Compute estimated PnL and product repricing. Produce reports and dashboard for trading and trading management in order to better monitor trading activity. Develop tools to optimize processes or scarce resources using programming languages Python or JavaScript). Assist in allocation of staff according to the needs after review with management and desks. Monitor and review the tasks of the members on the team ensure follow up and prioritization of projects occurs. Assist in the development and implementation of solutions to maximize resources while meeting business requirements Review process efficiency and work on tactical and long term solutions with IT, Front Office, Compliance, Operations, Risk, Accounting and Finance Departments. Ensure automation and development of new tools to create efficiency and meet the management and regulatory requirements and reduce operational risks and costs. Provide assistance with team training, staffing, recruitment and objective settings and performance. 


Profile Required

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree or U.S. equivalent in Business Administration, Computer Science, Finance, Economics, Financial Engineering or a related field, plus 3 years of professional experience working on a global trading floor using pricing models (based on pricing theories), performing risk analysis on pure front office metrics and assessing the payoff behavior of both Equity and Fixed Income Derivatives products (including Futures, Forwards, Equity Swaps, Corporate Bonds, Interest Rate Swaps, Credit Default Swaps, Options, and Exotic products). Must also have all of the following: 3 years of professional experience creating tactical tools and macros; 3 years of professional experience reviewing and analyzing risk factors (Spot, Greeks, Volatility, Dividend, Repo, and Forex) on derivatives and exotic financial products, non-official VaR, stress tests and pre-trade simulations; any professional experience working on global markets at a global financial institution performing risk analysis on pure front office metrics on both Equity and Fixed Income Derivatives; any professional experience at a global financial institution working on trading process efficiency and tactical and long term solutions with IT, Front Office, Compliance, Operations, Risk, Accounting and Finance Departments.

CONTACT: Please send resume to: Human Resources or SG Recruitment Team, SG Americas Securities, LLC, 245 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10167, at us-humn-recruitment@sgcib.com. Must specify Ad Code TFMS in the subject line. EOE. MFDV.

LINK TO EMPLOYEE REFERRAL PROGRAM:

Incentives offered through the firm's Employee Referral Program are applicable to this position.  For more information please visit our "Employee Referral Program" link in the Human Resources section of our intranet under the Talent Management tab at: http://entrenet.us.world.socgen/support_groups/human_resources/talent_management/employee_referral_program.html. 


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SG Americas Securities, LLC, New York, NY 

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, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 20000K37
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: 05/10/2020
Date of publication: 15/09/2020
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Lead Trader Analyst

Permanent contract   |   New York   |   Corporate and Investment Banking