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Senior Quantitative Risk Manager for Crypto Assets (f/m/d)
Deutsche Börse AG • Frankfurt am Main
Learn. Develop. Grow. But always: Share value
Who we are
Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies for security, transparency and integrity on the markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations.
Frankfurt am Main
Your career at Deutsche Börse Group
Your area of work:
Group Risk Monitoring is responsible for the modelling, quantification and reporting of financial risks of Deutsche Börse Group including its various legal entities. In your new role you will be covering the design, maintenance and progression of all models used to determine capital requirements especially for financial risks under the economic perspective with specific focus on the asset class ’crypto currencies’. As a Senior Quantitative Risk Manager for Crypto Assets you will significantly contribute to Deutsche Börse Group’s overall crypto strategy and shape its way towards establishing this asset class in one of the largest financial market infrastructure providers.
- Given your broad risk management expertise, you take responsibility for the annual review of the risk inventory and associated materiality assessment in the economic perspective with focus on financial risks arising from crypto assets, esp. credit and market risk
- Based on your strong quantitative background and model design expertise, you will analyse, design, maintain, and enhance the risk methodology for financial risk drivers (credit, market and liquidity), which includes the development of frameworks for both adequate stress scenarios and rigorous back tests to continuously evaluate a model’s performance, modelling stress tests for economic capital requirements as well as in performing ad hoc risk analysis
- You are involved in regular parameter and assumption review as well as model amendments due to changes in e.g. business strategy, market economics or regulatory landscape with special focus on crypto assets
- Your IT affinity is required for supportive advisory and testing activities during the productive IT integration of risk profiles arising from crypto assets into DBG’s regular group-wide risk reports
- You have successfully completed your university degree in a quantitative discipline, providing you with a sound knowledge of statistical and econometric methods and their application
- You have at least 5 years of relevant professional experience in the financial industry, preferably in a credit or market risk model development or validation role, with proven problem-solving skills
- You have a well-founded and broad understanding of different financial markets and products, especially crypto assets, as well as the regulatory landscape (MaRisk, ICAAP, ILAAP)
- You are an efficient team player with a high degree of organizational self-reliance and good communication skills, enabling you to collaborate with people across various levels of seniority
- You are at least adept in MS Office usage, a level of programming and database experience is desirable (e.g. Python, SQL)
- Proficiency in written and spoken English; German language skills will be an asset
Why Deutsche Börse Group?
We are committed to providing a work environment which makes our employees both feel at each other and reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidate with the suitable position.
Exciting, cutting-edge projects
“Boredom” is a concept unknown to us. With us you are part of a growing company that is shaping the future and where you can make a difference and actively participate – by supporting companies and start-ups going public, developing trading technologies or designing the cloud infrastructure for a highly regulated environment.
Our market infrastructures are connected globally: whether in Singapore, London, Chicago, Luxembourg or Dubai – working with us means collaborating with like-minded colleagues and teams across over 60 locations from more than 100 nations.
Security and growth
Our company is experiencing healthy growth, not least due to our diversified business model. As a globally active exchange organiser, we provide market participants with consistently safe infrastructures that stimulate growth along the entire value chain. For you this means: a secure and promising workplace!
Diversity & Inclusion
We embrace diversity. As the cornerstone of our success, your contribution counts – irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic or social background, religion or worldview, disability, age, sexual preference and identity.
We at Deutsche Börse create trust in the markets of today and tomorrow. We want to achieve this common goal with performance, reliability, integrity, openness and responsibility. Mutual respect and appreciation are of particular importance. Our values shape our culture and behaviour – both within our organisation and externally.
Our employees work in great teams that drive positive change – and therefore they enjoy working with us. This is reflected in our annual employee surveys. No matter how great the challenges posed by the markets might be – we support each other, work together closely to successfully complete projects and face change with a positive, collaborative approach.
We offer a work environment, in which professional and private life can interact individually. Flexible working time models, allowance for childcare, working remotely, studying alongside your job or part-time models – we give you the opportunity to adapt your job to your life situation.
Careers with a future
Whether you are an apprentice, a trainee, a young or experienced professional – with us your career is off to a good start that holds many different paths to develop and reach the next level. Your professional future is in your hands – as a manager, expert or project manager. You can count on our support as well as further education and training measures.
We take care of your culinary well-being. With our meal allowance you can choose from a variety of dishes in our staff restaurant or get your breakfast or snacks in the bistro for that extra boost of energy in between. Drinks such as tea, coffee, water and juice are available free of charge.
Our hybrid work model
Personal exchange and the collaborative atmosphere at our offices are an important part of our corporate culture. At the same time, we offer our employees the flexibility to work remotely several days per week in line with business needs and local regulation.
We top up your pension! You will be registered at BVV, to which we pay a monthly pension allowance for you. Furthermore, you have the option to pay an additional part of your salary to increase the amount of your future pension payment.