Index Developer (m/f) Equity Benchmark Solutions

Solactive AG is a FinTech company operating globally and growing at a fast pace, headquartered in Frankfurt. Since 2007, we develop tailor-made and multi-asset class index solutions for ETFs and other index-linked investment products for the leading global investment banks and asset managers as our clients. Speed, flexibility and highest quality are at the core of our services. We are now hiring!

 

INDEX DEVELOPER (M/F) EQUITY BENCHMARK SOLUTIONS

 

Does developing equity benchmark indices, that can be used for attractive and cost-efficient investment vehicles, sound like an interesting challenge to you? Processing and analyzing large sets of data is where you excel in? Do you enjoy taking over responsibility and managing your projects independently? Do you deliver compelling work results individually as well as in the group? Are you highly ambitious and motivated to push things forward? Then you will very likely fit into our team!

YOUR TASKS

Conceptualizing benchmark products and developing index methodologies • Processing of large sets of data • Creating and evaluating historical performance-measurements (back-testing) • Drafting index guidelines and supporting documents/analysis • Communicating and cooperating with our reputable clients in Germany and worldwide • Setting up indices for the calculation and publication via data vendors • Coordinating internal processes with our operations, financial market data, sales and marketing teams for a successful launch

YOUR PROFILE

Academic degree in Economics, (quantitative) Finance, Business Engineering or comparable programs • Affinity for capital markets • Ideally at least one year of experience in the index business • Experience in project management is a valuable asset • High command of Microsoft Excel/VBA is essential • Further proven programming skills (Python, MATLAB, R, etc.) are beneficial • Experience with data vendor terminals (e.g. FactSet, Reuters or Bloomberg) is a plus • Highly motivated to work independently, complete tasks timely and accurately • Focused on top-quality service • Self-confidence and team-spirit • Intercultural competence and excellent communication skills

OUR OFFER

Be part of the Solactive family, a motivated team with an international setting • Get to know the dynamics of an established, successful FinTech company • Experience a modern start-up culture with a flat hierarchy • Seize the opportunity to develop personally, take over responsibility and maintain direct customer contact from day one • Receive numerous benefits (gym, regular staff parties like after-work barbecues, dart-contests in our social room, soccer evenings on the big screen, among others)

YOUR APPLICATION

Interested? Don’t miss your chance and send your application including your CV, cover letter, relevant references, salary expectations and earliest possible starting date to jobs@solactive.com. Your contact person is Eva Engelhardt (+49 69 719 160-242). We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Solactive AG

Human Resources
Guiollettstrasse 54
60325 Frankfurt/Germany

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