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Quantitative Analyst / Research - Derivative Pricing - Cryptocurrency Trading - Hong Kong

London, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 1 hour ago


One of the world's leading cryptocurrency derivatives trading firms is continuing to build and broaden its crypto trading capabilities and is keen to hire an exceptional and experienced Derivatives Quant to expand and innovate their trading products. This is a high-profile role. You can expect a lot of autonomy and you will be able to use your entrepreneurial mindset to help create and foster new revenue streams/products for the firm.


  • Building and developing (non-linear) derivative pricing libraries
  • Designing and developing a margining system architecture
  • Creating simulator tools for back testing parameter and methodology changes in (portfolio) margining systems / liquidation algorithm / insurance fund
    Project management of all relevant implementations
  • Developing existing and designing new index methodologies, working alongside internal & external teams


  • 7+ years of experience as a derivatives quant
  • Strong background in options and risk management
  • Ability to innovate and refine quantitative processes
  • Strong communication skills; breaking down complex problems into simple concepts
  • Ability to interface between the business and technology teams
  • Crypto futures & options experience a plus
  • Interest in the crypto space is a must

Whilst this mandate is confidential, we invite passive candidates who may well be very happy in their current roles to make contact to arrange an 'off the record' introductory call. All conversations are unreservedly secret.

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Full Time
London, United Kingdom