UBS Financial Services Derivative Strategist in Shanghai, China

Your role:

Do Equity business and derivative strategy excite you? Are you an innovative thinker? We’re looking for someone like that who can:

  • Work with senior strategist on derivative ideas / solutions (products include futures & vanilla / exotic options)

  • Perform bespoke analysis and back testing in response to client requests

  • Daily tasks will include reporting on trading activities and market parameter analysis

  • Support production of daily / weekly trade idea publications (including automation of various reports)

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.

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:

You’ll be working in the Quantitative Analytics and Structuring Group of UBS in Shanghai. We build the market-leading analytics across all asset classes and provide comprehensive quantitative analysis support to all business units throughout the Investment Bank in all regions.

Your experience and skills:

  • Master degree, basic understanding of financial markets and a desire to develop a career in

the equity derivatives space

  • Advanced user of Microsoft Excel (will be required to develop tools to increase efficiency on regularly repeated tasks)

  • Strong programing skills, experience in VBA & KDB would be extremely useful

  • Fluent in English (written and verbal)

  • Able to work on multiple tasks whilst meeting tight deadlines

  • Attention to detail

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?

Job Reference #: 163013BR

Business Divisions: Investment Bank

Title: Derivative Strategist

City: Shanghai

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: China

Function Category: Investment Banking