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Manager | Quantitative Finance Solutions (QFS) | Melbourne

Date:  05-Aug-2022
Location: 

Melbourne, VIC, AU

Department:  Audit and Assurance
Description: 

Job Requisition ID: 27413 

Sitting under Deloitte’s Treasury and Capital Markets team, the QFS team helps businesses and financial institutions navigate complex financial risks. No two days are the same in our team as you might work on challenges related to financial instruments or risk management on one day and design ad hoc tools for clients on another.

 

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented tool developer to join our QFS management team in Sydney or Melbourne. In this role, we will leverage your knowledge and technical skills to understand client needs, design and develop ad hoc tools to provide better solutions to the client.

 

What will your typical day look like?

  • Design and develop complex and user-friendly models and tools
  • Identify business requirements and collaborate with different specialists to deliver the best solution to our clients
  • Manage projects with sound planning and management skills, organise and direct the team to track project outcome, solve problems and meet our client commitments
  • Manage stakeholder’s expectation, including communicating with and reporting to internal and external stakeholders
  • Research and benchmark between options for an optimal solution

 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a team of intellectually curious and collaborative quantitative professionals. You will be mentored by senior staff members who are directly invested in your development and offer fast-tracked career for high performers – promotion is based on performance not on years of service.

 

Enough about us, let’s talk about you.

You are an intellectually curious professional with experience in solution architecture design and managing solution delivery. Any experience in financial services or solution consulting related field may be useful. Your strong technical skills with solution design and development coupled with your investigative techniques, analytical and problem-solving mindset and holistic view will set you up for success in this role. In addition, you’ll likely possess:

  • Bachelor or higher degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering/IT or a related field;
  • 5 – 7 years working in a QFS focussed role with a working knowledge of financial markets and financial instruments;
  • Excellent project management skills, including project planning, stakeholder management, strong report writing, written and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong quantitative programming skills, including the capability to design and develop sophisticated tools for, such as, data extraction and visualisation, machine learning / optimisation, predicative modelling;
  • Sound knowledge and experience of two or three programming languages include but not limited to C#, R, Python, MATLAB, SAS, SQL, JavaScript, PHP and VBA; and
  • Sound knowledge and experience of one business intelligence software including but not limited to Power BI, Tableau and QlikView.

 

Why Deloitte?

At Deloitte, we create positively differentiated work experiences that enable our people to feel valued and achieve their full potential. Deloitte Australia opens the door to a career that can cross borders virtually and physically across Asia Pacific to gain experience and access projects beyond Australia’s borders. We value difference, and embrace people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, gender identities, abilities and thinking styles. Knowing that people work best in a variety of ways, we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements if the working pattern you are looking for is not specifically indicated. 

We’re committed to continually building a safe and respectful workplace, where all our people feel appreciated and accepted. Through the creation of endorsed employee-led diversity networks which promote cultural, disability, LGBTI+, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and gender equality, we’re leading the way to shape an environment where everybody can thrive. 

We are proud to have been recognised for our efforts in inspiring change and accelerating progress – check out our careers site for recent recognition in this space.

 

Next Steps

Sound like the sort of role for you? Apply now.

 

 

 

 

By applying to this job, you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally.

 

At Deloitte, we know we’re at our best when we look out for one another; prioritise respect, fairness, development and wellbeing; foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their background, experience, identity, ability or thinking style, and if you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process for accessibility reasons this is available upon request. 

 

The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider.