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The Lending Strategists in London are focused on supporting the Deleveraging and Lending Group (DLG) by delivering high value business related analysis and associated technology. The group also has a dual role in assisting the Fixed Income Division to manage the impact of the new regulatory capital environment(s).
We are looking for a strategist to lead the team in London and become part of our global lending strat team. This role will involve data modelling, collateral analysis and structuring of deleveraging and lending transactions for both CRE (commercial real estate) and FSL (FID secured lending) businesses. The candidate will interact with originators, risk managers, COOs and other strats during the next level of development of a global lending platform.
Relevant degree (or equivalent) in Maths, Engineering, Physics or Computer Science related field
Good understanding of fixed income mathematics
Familiarity with fixed income products and concepts, including: o Loans, Bonds & Swaps o CLOs, CMBS & ABS o Structuring and cash flow modelling o Credit rating methodologies
Mathematical modelling and data analysis skills
Strong in one programming language: KDB+/Q , Python, Scala or Java
Excellent communication skills
Clear understanding of technologies involved in advanced visualization techniques
Fast learner with excellent problem solving skills and enjoys all aspects of working in a demanding front-office environment.
The salary for this role is competitive.
The closing date for applications is 03/06/2020.
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