Senior Quantitative Analyst
Index Operation, Flex Hybrid/Remote
Posted on 2/7/2024
Cboe

1,001-5,000 employees

Global derivatives and FX trading platform.
Company Overview
Cboe Global Markets distinguishes itself as a leader in the financial services industry by offering a comprehensive suite of tradable products, including exclusive options like VIX and SPX, which positions the company at the forefront of volatility and S&P index options trading. Their commitment to expanding into burgeoning markets is evidenced by their strategic forays into digital assets and foreign exchange, ensuring they remain relevant in a rapidly evolving financial landscape. Moreover, Cboe's robust offerings in data, analytics, and indices demonstrate a deep understanding of the need for sophisticated tools that enhance market participants' decision-making and workflow efficiency, thereby solidifying their competitive edge in financial infrastructure services.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$45M

Founded

1973

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

37%
Locations
Chicago, IL, USA • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
R
REST APIs
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
CategoriesNew
Quantitative Finance
Requirements
  • 2-4 years financial markets experience in a related capacity
  • Derivatives experience a plus
  • Strong quantitative and programming skills
  • Minimum 2 years demonstrated professional experience in R, Python, and/or other object-oriented programming language
  • Experience with REST APIs is a plus
  • Proficiency in solving complex programming problems and “de-bugging”
  • Experience utilizing large datasets to create complex models and dashboards
  • Ability to interpret and apply mathematical index methodologies to real-world situations
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills; solid writing skills is a must
  • Experience with MS-Office, particularly advanced skills with MS-Excel
Responsibilities
  • Day-to-day responsibility for the smooth operation of U.S. Derivatives-based Index calculation and dissemination
  • Timely resolution of issues in co-ordination with relevant third parties and internal Cboe departments
  • Perform periodic rebalances of Cboe US Indices in accordance with relevant timetables and provide client support related to rebalance events
  • Develop processes and tooling for validation of daily index data
  • Present ideas to automate and streamline index operation processes
  • Work collaboratively with other Cboe departments, third parties and vendors on new index launches and enhancements
  • Work directly with index product partners
  • Client Support e.g., on-boarding and query handling
  • Maintain and support detailed written standard operating procedures for daily processes
  • Record and maintain data for Key Performance Indicators, alerts and validation monitoring for potential errors in index calculations and dissemination
  • Participate in technical and methodological change-management processes related to index calculation and distribution
  • Performs other related duties as required or requested
Desired Qualifications
  • Derivatives experience
  • Experience with REST APIs