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Full-time, Permanent Employment

Index Developer (m/f) Customized Equity Products | 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 providing the highest quality are at the heart and soul of our business philosophy. We are now hiring!

Job Overview

Are you in your element when we speak about stocks, indices and the development of new investment strategies? Besides, strong social competence as well as a high customer orientation are part of your personality? Do you follow the latest trends on the ETF- and stock markets? Are you highly ambitious and motivated to push things forward? Then you will very likely fit into our team!

Your Tasks

  • Creating investable and trending index strategies proactively 
  • Developing tailor-made indices with a focus on smart-beta concepts 
  • Communicating and cooperating with our reputable clients in Germany and worldwide 
  • Developing historical performance-measurements (back-testing) for new investment strategies 
  • Drafting index guidelines and supporting documents/analysis 
  • Setting up indices for the calculation and publication via data vendors 
  • Coordinating internal processes with our operations, sales and marketing teams for a successful launch

Your Profile

  • Academic degree in Economics, (quantitative) Finance, Business Engineering or comparable programs 
  • At least 2-3 years of experience in the index business or other relevant fields (e.g. Portfolio Management or Equity Structuring) 
  • High command of Microsoft Excel/VBA 
  • Further proven programming skills (e.g. Python, MATLAB, R) 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 (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 (jobs@solactive.com 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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