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Full-time, Permanent Employment

Index Analyst (m/f/d) Complex Operations – Python | Frankfurt am Main

Company Description

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. Flexibility, efficiency and the highest quality are at the heart and soul of our business philosophy. We are now hiring!

Job Overview

Does using your programming skills to optimize our processes and guarantee an efficient workflow sound exciting to you? Are you interested in financial markets in general and index calculation and selection in particular? Are you willing to work in a dynamic and international environment? Plus, are you highly ambitious to push things forward? Then you will very likely fit into our Complex Operations team, which calculates indices based on futures, options and FX instruments (to name only a few asset classes) as well as non-delta one strategies on Equities and Fixed Income and is searching for a new talented team member.

Your Tasks

Using Python to program our client’s index algorithms • Creating an efficient and automated process for our index rebalancing with Python • Performing scheduled index rebalances and reconstitutions • Optimizing and automating existing internal processes • Assisting our international client base with index and/or operational inquiries • Specifying and testing new features in our calculation engine • Verifying and monitoring index calculations on a daily basis

Your Profile

Academic degree in Economics, Finance, Statistics, Mathematics or similar • Interest in capital markets • Experience in the financial industry would be an advantage • First practical programming experience with Python • Very good knowledge of Python and advanced knowledge of VBA/Excel • Self-driven, reliable and innovative approach to work • Experience with Reuters, FactSet or Bloomberg would be an advantage • 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 (e.g. gym, regular staff parties like after-work BBQs)

Your Application

Interested? Don’t miss your chance and directly apply online by clicking the “Apply now” button above and filling in the application form. Please make sure to also upload your CV, cover letter and relevant references. If you have any questions beforehand, please get in contact with our HR team ( or +49 (0) 69 719 160-246).
We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Eva, Global Head of Human Resources

Hello! If you’re reading this then hopefully you’re considering a career with us. We’re constantly looking for talented people to join us, and have opportunities available in a wide variety of roles. We offer jobs where you can make a real difference to how the industry evolves. Come on, what are you waiting for? Apply now!

Eva, Global Head of Human Resources

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