Market Risk Quantitative Personal Assistant

  • Negotiable
  • Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
  • Intérim, Plein-temps
  • Deutsche Bank
  • 24 nov. 17 2017-11-24

As a Market Risk Quantitative Personal Assistant you'll leverage your extensive quantitative experience in getting the best solutions working with our Front Office teams and Market Risk Methodology.

Market Risk Quantitative Personal Assistant

Deutsche Bank

As a leading global bank with roots in Germany, we're driving change and innovation in the industry - championing integrity, sustainable performance and innovation with our clients, and redefining our culture and relationships with each other. With operations in over 70 countries, we encourage our people to think for themselves and reward integrity. Our large but focused footprint gives us a strong position in Europe plus a significant presence in the Americas and Asia Pacific. We offer clients commercial and investment banking, retail banking and transaction banking as well as ground-breaking asset and wealth management products and services. So if you're talented, collaborative and curious about building an exciting career in finance, you're exactly the type of person who might succeed in our organisation.


The Risk division has a fundamental responsibility to protect the Bank. With group-wide responsibility for the management and control of credit, market, operational and reputational risks, we have a unique vantage point which allows us a holistic view of our businesses and our clients. Nearly 4,000 employees work together to achieve our ambition to be an industry-leading risk management organisation.

In an increasingly complex environment, risk management is fast-becoming the most sought after place to build a career within the banking world. Risk at Deutsche Bank is relied upon to help shape the strategy of the organisation and the wider industry agenda.

As a Market Risk Quantitative Personal Assistant (PA) you'll leverage your extensive quantitative experience in getting the best solutions working with our Front Office quant teams and Market Risk Methodology. Rapid prototyping of calculations will be key to mitigating delivery risks. IT platform teams will rely on your ability to map from prototype solutions to production implementation in the strategic platforms.

Key responsibilities:

  • Developing a sound knowledge of internal methodologies to be implemented in the strategic risk platforms
  • Building prototypes to flesh out requirements in the analytical libraries to perform calculations
  • Collaborating with IT architects and development leads to define optimal system solutions to meet implementation requirements
  • Working with project managers to plan analysis work and highlight key risks and issues from an analysis perspective
  • Working with the business representatives and Quality Assurance (QA) leads to define acceptance criteria for system deliverables
  • Support the QA and end-user teams in preparation and execution of system test plans

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Strong experience as a Business Analyst (BA) of which 3+ years' experience as a quantitative BA
  • Strong experience within Front Office Trading or Group Risk IT teams
  • Excellent understanding of Trading Risk and Profit and Loss (PnL) and analytic libraries used for pricing
  • Experience in risk methodology and implementation of new models
  • Experience in logical design of calculation frameworks
  • Good data analysis skills
  • Strong communication and senior stakeholder management skills
  • Quantitative qualifications and/or training

Deutsche Bank is an equal opportunity employer who seeks to recruit and appoint the best available person for a job regardless of marital / civil partnership status, sex (including pregnancy), age, religion, belief, race, nationality and ethnic or national origin, colour, sexual orientation or disability.

Please let us know if you require any adjustments to enable you to apply or attend an interview. If you would like to discuss your requirements, or have any concerns about the application process, please contact your recruiter.

Please note that for the duration of this assignment you will be working as an external resource engaged by Resource Solutions based on site at Deutsche Bank.