Overview

Dawn InfoTek Inc. Investment / Quantitative Analyst Full Time in North York, ON

Dawn InfoTek Inc.

Branch North York ON CA

Position:
Investment / Quantitative Analyst
Location:
North York, ON

Relevant university degree (such as Accounting, Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science) or equivalent relevant experience with Investment Finance…

Dawn InfoTek Inc. is a professional IT consulting team that partners with major financial institutions, investment firms and government sectors. We have been dedicated in delivering cutting-edge consulting services and recruiting all levels of IT positions for our clients.

Job Description

We are currently seeking for Investment Analyst for our client, one of the major financial institutions in Toronto, ON.

  • Term : 1-Year Permanent
  • Location : North York

Key Responsibilities

  • Vets and validates analytical models for a wide range of models used within the fund’s risk systems.
  • Prepares model validation reports that clearly document the recommended use for the model, all model dependencies and vulnerabilities, and determines the level of model risk associated with the model.
  • Supports various initiatives of the group, including new model-based systems, development of testing tools and application of leading-edge industry and academic thinking to risk modelling.
  • Follow up on and resolve discrepancies.
  • Respond to inquiries and requests from internal and external clients.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Relevant university degree (such as Accounting, Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science) or equivalent relevant experience with Investment Finance processes.
  • 1 – 2 years’ work experience in financial analysis.
  • Experience with credit risk management front side models .
  • Proficiency in Matlab , VB, Excel Macro and SQL .
  • CFA – I and FRM certificates.

Nice to have:

  • Investment industry experience (i.e. understanding of investment products, trade life cycle, performance measurement, risk management, etc.).
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Must be extremely detail oriented, organized and thorough.
  • Excellent analytical skills and the ability to think through problems, assess a variety of factors and recommend a solution.

For an immediate consideration, please apply today to this posting by submitting your Resume in .doc or .docx along with your Availability Date and Expected Salary.

We thank all applicants for your interest and referral. However, only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

For further information on our company, please visit: www.dawninfotek.com

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • VB: 1 year
  • SQL: 1 year
  • Matlab: 1 year

Required licenses or certifications:

  • FRM
  • CFA I

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-12-05
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