Consultant

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

 

d-fine is an IT, risk management and financial consultancy with over 700 consultants across Europe. In 2005 we established our London office in the heart of the City to deliver quantitative, technical and technological excellence to all our clients in the UK and Ireland. Our highly skilled consultants and alliances with leading software providers and global professional services firms enable us to deliver solutions tailor made to our client’s needs. Our clients - banks, insurance companies, asset managers and industrial corporations - face financial markets which grow in complexity by the day. Therefore d-fine offers strategic, specialist and technical consulting.

 

Job description

  • Quantitatively and qualitatively modelling risk
  • Building new tools
  • Analysing data
  • Validating models
  • Mathematical modelling
  • Software development
  • Present solutions, write reports and gather work specifications on project
  • 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 universal banks
  • The option to extend your knowledge of financial mathematics through participation in courses at leading international universities
  • Great 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