Job description Posted 09 January 2023

Quantitative Analyst Credit & ABS HSBCJP00044216

Canada Sq. - Max 2 days a week

Up to £720 pd via Umbrella 

Role Purpose

Product Control (PC) undertakes four main activities: P&L, Valuations, Quantitative Analysis and Development Projects.


PC Analytics is a global function with representation in London, Paris, New York, Hong Kong and other financial centres. It is part of Group Finance with reporting lines to Product Control.


PC Analytics develops a robust framework built mainly on C++ and Python languages to distribute its quantitative finance solutions in all 40 Global Markets locations.


This is a Quant analyst role for working on ABS and Credit model (Python/C++)

Key activities

  • Automation of ABS model
  • Work on improving the model based on IMR findings
  • Help on regulatory runs of the model (stress test and IFRS9 runs)

Minimum requirements of the role

Education & Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Quantitative Finance, a numerical subject (Maths, Physics) or software engineering


Skills and Competencies:

  • Strong knowledge & practical experience with C++/Python are required
  • Prior experience developing Quant models
  • Knowledge of database management systems, relational databases and SQL
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail and consideration of timelines