Model Validator

Bank Vontobel AG

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Model Validator

Finance & Risk

Quantitative Risk Specialist

At Vontobel, we are committed to actively shaping our future. We create and pursue investment opportunities that get our clients ahead. As a global financial service provider with Swiss roots, we specialize in wealth management, active asset management and investment solutions that fit.

Within our Zurich based Model Validation Team in the Finance & Risk Division we are looking for a Quantitative Risk Specialist (80-100%).

Your challenge:

  • Perform independent reviews of proprietary Equity and FX valuation models

  • Develop and maintain independent benchmark library

  • Collaborate with risk control functions and front office quants


Your qualification:

  • University degree in mathematics/physics/computer science/engineering with PhD

  • Excellent coding skills (C++/F#/Python)

  • Knowledge of quantitative finance and derivative pricing - either through work experience in a similar role or academic training

  • Highly independent self-motivated worker with strong analytical and technical skills and the ability to persevere in the face of adverse pressure

  • Able to apply technical knowledge to practical Problems

  • Strong team player with excellent communication skills in English

Only direct applications desired.

Florence Majercik, Corporate Human Resources, +41 58 283 73 88

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