Randstad Investment Data Operations Analyst in Dallas, Texas

Investment Data Operations Analyst

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job details:

  • location:Dallas, TX

  • salary:$27 - $30 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, September 15, 2017

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:410126

  • questions:713-273-7450.

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Randstad Professionals is seeking an Investment Data Analyst who loves a fast paced environment. We are looking for someone to assist with OTC derivatives valuation as well as projects related to new product testing and analysis. Immediate openings available if interested, apply today!

Industry: Banking & Finance

Location: North Dallas, TX

Pay Range: $27-$30/hr.

Employment Type: Contractor

The team is looking for a Senior Analyst to assist with OTC derivatives valuation, as well as projects related to new product testing / analysis and client on-boarding. This is a unique opportunity to work in a cross-asset environment with exposure to all types of OTC derivatives from vanilla to complex products. Could suit someone looking for a flexible working arrangement.

Summary of Responsibilities

  • Provide independent valuation services to internal and external clients across a wide array of OTC derivative products including rates, credit, equity, FX, inflation, commodity, and volatility / variance swaps

  • Producing and analyzing valuation movements within client portfolios on a daily basis. This will also involve comparing and analyzing OTC valuations across multiple sources and the candidate should be able to clearly articulate any valuation movements through the Greeks

  • Establish and develop strong relationships with both internal and external clients

  • Resolve ad-hoc issues, including queries related to third party valuations, procedures and processes

Skills and Qualifications

  • OTC Derivatives knowledge across multiple asset classes, including sensitivity analysis (pv01, delta, gamma, vega, theta, rho, etc,..) and how these are calculated and used to analyze OTC valuations

  • 2-5 years of prior Middle Office or Trading Desk experience with a background in derivatives

  • A proactive, pragmatic approach to problem solving; good mathematical background; ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment; self-motivating; exhibit a natural curiosity

  • Experience in Bloomberg, Reuters, other trading or risk mgmt platforms

  • Advanced degree (MS, CFA, FRM, CQF) or progression towards, is highly positive