UBS Financial Services Electronic Trading Data Analytics Expert in Opfikon, Switzerland

Your role:

Do you share our belief in the power of big data? Do you want to work at the forefront of innovation and apply your data analytics skills in a state-of-the-art technology-driven trading environment?

We are looking for someone who combines a solid background in technology and data analytics with a strong interest in securities trading to:

  • help us transform our electronic trading business into a truly data driven organisation

  • derive data driven insight from large amounts of complex datasets to measure trade execution performance, optimize automatic client order routing processes and help reduce risk by detecting order flow anomalies

  • develop quantitative methods, tools, prototypes and processes to leverage data and visualize the outcome in impactful reports and dashboards

  • work directly on the trading floor, embedded with trading desks and global stakeholders across the securities order handling and execution value chain

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Contact Details:

UBS HR Recruiting Switzerland

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

We are a part of UBS Wealth Management’s global Buy-Side trading desk and are responsible for cross-product automated electronic order execution, global order flow management and monitoring of execution quality. We serve professional and private clients from around the world to find and source liquidity across almost all trading places and time zones to ensure best-in-class execution of client orders to meet our clients’ highest standards for price quality, execution speed and seamless processing. Our desk is recognized as one of Europe’s leading Buy-Side trading desks and classified as top tier client of all major dealers, brokers and market makers.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • a degree from a university / FH in natural sciences, information technology or similar, preferably with a focus on technology and data science

  • professional experience of working in a trading environment is a plus, but we explicitly encourage university graduates to apply

  • practical experience with new data science technologies, e.g. machine learning and artificial intelligence, as well as classic database skills, e.g. SQL

  • practical programming skills in a higher programming language, e.g. Python or similar

  • a strong interest for financial services in general and the trading business in particular

You are:

  • eager to learn, highly motivated, innovative and capable to think out of the box

  • analytical and attentive to detail - in good balance with a healthy level of pragmatism

  • able to work efficiently and independently to meet deadlines under high pressure

  • an excellent team player

  • fluent in English and preferably also in German

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 174763BR

Business Divisions: Global Wealth Management

Title: Electronic Trading Data Analytics Expert

City: Opfikon

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Quantitative Analysis, Sales and trading, Trading