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Quantitative Analytics Specialist

  • Location: Charlotte, 28202-1675
  • Salary: $63.67 - $69.37 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Quantitative Analytics Specialist
Location: CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, 28202-1675
Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, and calibrate various analytical models.
  • Perform highly complex activities related to financial products, business analysis and modeling.
  • Perform basic statistical and mathematical models using Python, R, SAS, C++ and SQL.
  • Perform analytical support and provide insights regarding a wide array of business initiatives. This role may utilize stochastic, structured securities and option adjusted spread analysis. Individual has expertise on theory and mathematics behind the data.
  • Provide solutions to business needs and analyze work flow processes to make recommendations for process improvement in risk management.
  • Collaborate and consult with peers, colleagues, managers and regulators to resolve issues and achieve goals.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • Master's degree in programs such as applied mathematics, statistics, engineering, physics, accounting, finance, economics or computer sciences with 3-4 years related industry experience.
  • 3+ years in Risk Management or Quantitative Modeling.
  • Experience with rates products is a big plus.
  • Excellent quantitative and analytic skills and broad knowledge of financial markets and products.
  • Solid understanding of derivatives valuation and numerical methods.
  • Strong programming skills, including Excel/VBA and Python.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • 2+ years of Quantitative Analytics experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education. PhD in statistics, mathematics, physics, engineering, computer science, economics, or quantitative field; or a Masters degree in the above areas.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.