Consultant

Contract Duration: permanent
Location: London, UK, countrywide, international
Starting Date: all year round

 

d-fine is a European consultancy firm with 1.000 employees, distributed across seven offices in four countries. Our London office in the heart of the City was established in 2005 to deliver services to all our clients in the UK and Ireland. The firm is focused on analytically challenging and quantitative projects, with the aim of designing and developing future-proof solutions for business problems. These solutions are based on extensive practical experience and highly qualified employees with a quantitative and technological background. This combination enables d-fine to efficiently deliver solutions for our clients across a range of commercial and industrial sectors.

 

Job description

  • Quantitatively and qualitatively modelling risk
  • Building new tools
  • Data analysis
  • Model validation
  • Mathematical modelling
  • Software development
  • Develop project specifications, present solutions and write reports
  • Build up skills and expertise that can be shared and leveraged within the firm

Requirements

  • Minimum Master’s or PhD in Physics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics, Computer Science or any other related quantitative science with a high mathematical content and with excellent grades
  • English language proficiency
  • Possess significant IT knowledge coupled with strong programming skills
  • Familiar with at least one of the following subjects: mathematical statistics, numerical analysis, simulation techniques (e.g. Monte Carlo), optimisation methods (e.g. simulated annealing), and financial mathematical modelling
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers as well as with senior employees of d-fine and our clients
  • Work experience in trading, treasury or risk management may be an additional advantage

We offer

  • Interesting and varied projects across Europe
  • A competitive salary
  • The opportunity to work with highly talented and motivated colleagues
  • The chance to work with a wide range of clients from specialized hedge funds and industrial conglomerates to banking institutions
  • The option to extend your knowledge of financial mathematics through participation in courses at leading international universities
  • Scope for personal development and you may assume real responsibility for work at an early stage in your career

 

Please do not hesitate to contact us

Contact: Ms Claudia Sievers
Phone: +44 20 7776 1000
Email: careers@remove-this.d-fine.co.uk