Amsterdam, Netherlands

Financial Engineer

We are looking for a Financial Engineer with both understanding of financial markets and products, affinity with data processing, automation, statistical modelling and a natural interest in technology.  We seek an independent personality with team player mentality and flexibility to handle an ever-changing environment. You will work closely together with the Front Office Team in Amsterdam and the software and IT specialists in London and New York. The ideal candidate for this role is flexible, intellectually curious and is able to solve problems creatively.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Developing and implementing portfolio analysis and portfolio management tools
  • Data processing, data management and data visualization
  • Statistical Tools
  • Linking pin between Front Office and Support Functions
  • Database maintenance and (re)design database dependencies
  • Maintenance and Development of C++ based APIs to Bloomberg, MS-SQL, internal systems and other third party software
  • Maintain relationships internally and with third parties
  • Other duties as assigned 

DESIRABLE CANDIDATES:

  • Understanding of financial instruments and their valuations
  • Understanding of mathematical statistics
  • Affinity with software development in a broad range of programming languages (such as C++, JavaScript, Python, VB, Ox and R) and applications (MS-SQL (tsql), dashboarding, Bloomberg, Git). Python and SQL are essential.
  • Knowledge of Windows and Linux (Ubuntu/RedHat) operating systems
  • Master’s or PhD Degree in Econometrics, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics or a related field with minimum 2 year of working experience in the financial industry
  • English proficiency
  • Independent, but team-player mentality

Capstone is committed to creating an inclusive environment where we welcome people of different backgrounds. Capstone considers applications for employment without regard to all applicable protected characteristics, including race, color, religion, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, parental status, veteran status, or disability status.

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