Intern (m/f) Complex Indexing

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!

 

INTERN (M/F) COMPLEX INDEXING

 

Are you interested in advanced algorithmic investment strategies and how our indices are being calculated in particular? Do you have a quantitative academic background and enjoy optimizing processes by applying your programming skills? Our Complex Indexing Team develops and calculates multi-asset indices, based on futures, options and foreign exchange rates (to name only a few). We are searching for a motivated and creative individual to join our team as an intern for 3-6 months and gain deep insights into our indexing business.

YOUR TASKS

Working closely with our developers on the automation/optimization of our internal processes • Implementing sophisticated index and trading strategies in a python-based framework • Back-testing of index models and matching the legacy models • Collecting big amounts of historic price data and assuring their integrity

YOUR PROFILE

Enrolled student in a quantitative field, e.g. in Quantitative Economics, Mathematics, Informatics or similar • Good knowledge of Python, Matlab or R • Knowledge of VBA and/or MySQL would be a plus • Good understanding of the Black-Scholes model/derivatives would be advantageous • Self-driven, reliable and innovative approach to work • Excellent communication skills and team spirit • Fluency in English (written and oral)

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, relevant references 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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