Senior Quantitative Researcher and Financial Modelling Expert (m/f/d)

Allianz Global Investors
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    We are looking to hire a Senior Quantitative Researcher and Financial Modelling Expert for our Research & Analytics team in Munich. We are searching for an enthusiastic, energetic and ambitious researcher who loves to work and collaborate intensively within our international and diverse team of quantitative analysts and software developers.~crlf~~crlf~You will be responsible for crafting and defining risklab’s further strategy and technology direction for our Economic Scenario Generation framework. Executing this strategy, you will work closely with an experienced team of quantitative analysts, lead research projects with universities, and collaborate with stakeholders throughout the company as well as directly with our advisory clients.~crlf~We offer deep and unique insights into quantitative investment management, give you the responsibility to further craft our advanced capital markets modelling and analytics framework, and provide a collaborative work environment within our international and diverse team.

  • Key Responsibilities

    ##Leading and actively developing risklab’s Economic Scenario Generation framework and further advance its overall architecture and capabilities~crlf~##Handling and organizing our efforts around university research collaborations to produce and incorporate state of the art research and financial models~crlf~##Initiate and guide Thought-Leadership-Activities such as publications of research papers, stakeholder or client education workshops~crlf~##Collaborating actively with other domain experts in a social, dynamic and ambitious environment~crlf~##Improving our analytics framework in innovative ways, and our leadership is committed to giving you the essential support and resources you need

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    ##You have a quantitative university degree or PhD and several years practical experience of self-guided quantitative research and development~crlf~##You should demonstrate strong organizational, management and interpersonal skills to efficiently and pragmatically organize research projects involving heterogeneous working groups~crlf~##You have strong analytical and conceptual skills additionally to your in-depth knowledge of financial markets and its macroeconomic factors~crlf~##You should speak both, German and English, fluently, and have excellent verbal, presentation, and written communication skills~crlf~##Experience in programming in Python or in leading research projects with diverse professionals is a plus

  • Additional Information

    We offer an attractive, performance-related compensation package and cultivate a productive and enjoyable atmosphere which is run by team spirit. Your personal development is of particular importance for us. Did we spark your interest? If so, we look forward to receiving your application.

  • About Allianz

    Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

    Allianz Global Investors is the asset management subsidiary of Allianz SE. We are one of the world’s leading active asset managers with over 600 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide, managing more than EUR 500 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

    Active is how we create and share value with clients. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We invest long-term, drawing upon our broad and innovative investment expertise, and leveraging resources globally to ensure a superior client experience wherever they are based and whatever their investment needs.~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors~crlf~~crlf~You are committed to creating value for our clients so that they can meet their financial objectives throughout their lives. You embrace a collegial culture based on strong values, take individual responsibility, and are dedicated to mastering challenging tasks. You aspire to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you since,~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors.~crlf~~crlf~

Job Purpose/ Role

We are looking to hire a Senior Quantitative Researcher and Financial Modelling Expert for our Research & Analytics team in Munich. We are searching for an enthusiastic, energetic and ambitious researcher who loves to work and collaborate intensively within our international and diverse team of quantitative analysts and software developers.~crlf~~crlf~You will be responsible for crafting and defining risklab’s further strategy and technology direction for our Economic Scenario Generation framework. Executing this strategy, you will work closely with an experienced team of quantitative analysts, lead research projects with universities, and collaborate with stakeholders throughout the company as well as directly with our advisory clients.~crlf~We offer deep and unique insights into quantitative investment management, give you the responsibility to further craft our advanced capital markets modelling and analytics framework, and provide a collaborative work environment within our international and diverse team.

Key Responsibilities

##Leading and actively developing risklab’s Economic Scenario Generation framework and further advance its overall architecture and capabilities~crlf~##Handling and organizing our efforts around university research collaborations to produce and incorporate state of the art research and financial models~crlf~##Initiate and guide Thought-Leadership-Activities such as publications of research papers, stakeholder or client education workshops~crlf~##Collaborating actively with other domain experts in a social, dynamic and ambitious environment~crlf~##Improving our analytics framework in innovative ways, and our leadership is committed to giving you the essential support and resources you need

Key Requirements/ Skills

##You have a quantitative university degree or PhD and several years practical experience of self-guided quantitative research and development~crlf~##You should demonstrate strong organizational, management and interpersonal skills to efficiently and pragmatically organize research projects involving heterogeneous working groups~crlf~##You have strong analytical and conceptual skills additionally to your in-depth knowledge of financial markets and its macroeconomic factors~crlf~##You should speak both, German and English, fluently, and have excellent verbal, presentation, and written communication skills~crlf~##Experience in programming in Python or in leading research projects with diverse professionals is a plus

Additional Information

We offer an attractive, performance-related compensation package and cultivate a productive and enjoyable atmosphere which is run by team spirit. Your personal development is of particular importance for us. Did we spark your interest? If so, we look forward to receiving your application.

About Allianz

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Global Investors is the asset management subsidiary of Allianz SE. We are one of the world’s leading active asset managers with over 600 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide, managing more than EUR 500 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is how we create and share value with clients. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We invest long-term, drawing upon our broad and innovative investment expertise, and leveraging resources globally to ensure a superior client experience wherever they are based and whatever their investment needs.~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors~crlf~~crlf~You are committed to creating value for our clients so that they can meet their financial objectives throughout their lives. You embrace a collegial culture based on strong values, take individual responsibility, and are dedicated to mastering challenging tasks. You aspire to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you since,~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors.~crlf~~crlf~


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