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Bank of America Associate- FICC Trading / Global Commodities in New York, New York

Associate- FICC Trading / Global Commodities

New York, New York

Job Description:

Bank of America is seeking a Quantitative Investment Strategies (QIS) Structurer at the Associate level to join its Commodity and FX Index Structuring team

  • Responsible for developing new systematic quantitative strategies in commodities and FX

  • Lead client conversations from structuring side especially in EMEA and drive client flow in QIS space

  • Write ongoing commentary which goes out to sales and external clients on developments in QIS space

  • Enhance our backtesting platform to be able to backtest new quantitative strategies

  • Work with QIS structurers in cross asset space to grow client notional in Global Markets Investable Indices platform

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree/ Min 2-3 years experience

  • Experience in quantitative strategies – experience in multiple asset classes is a plus

  • Postgraduate degree in quantitative finance, mathematics or a similar quantitative field with an excellent academic record

  • Advanced software development skills preferably in python and ability to quickly learn new programming languages

  • Hands on experience with large market data sets – intraday/tick data experience is a plus

  • Very good presentation skills, able to present quantitative ideas clearly and succinctly

  • Teamwork-oriented, able to work under pressure

Job Band:

H6

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Bank of America is seeking a Quantitative Investment Strategies (QIS) Structurer at the Associate level to join its Commodity and FX Index Structuring team

  • Responsible for developing new systematic quantitative strategies in commodities and FX

  • Lead client conversations from structuring side especially in EMEA and drive client flow in QIS space

  • Write ongoing commentary which goes out to sales and external clients on developments in QIS space

  • Enhance our backtesting platform to be able to backtest new quantitative strategies

  • Work with QIS structurers in cross asset space to grow client notional in Global Markets Investable Indices platform

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree/ Min 2-3 years experience

  • Experience in quantitative strategies – experience in multiple asset classes is a plus

  • Postgraduate degree in quantitative finance, mathematics or a similar quantitative field with an excellent academic record

  • Advanced software development skills preferably in python and ability to quickly learn new programming languages

  • Hands on experience with large market data sets – intraday/tick data experience is a plus

  • Very good presentation skills, able to present quantitative ideas clearly and succinctly

  • Teamwork-oriented, able to work under pressure

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21066743

Band: H6

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Jessica Jonas

Referral Bonus:

0

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