UBS Financial Services Quants Intern in Shanghai, China

Your role:

UBS's IB Quantitative Analysis Group at Shanghai is looking for Desk Developers on Equity Derivatives (Full Time). The positions are open to both fresh graduates and professionals with 1 to 5 years of experience.

Role Description

The role involves utilizing a variety of technologies to provide extremely fast time-to-market tools and applications. The role will be responsible for developing high quality tactical tools for the business while keeping an option on integrating proven solutions into the more structured application suite.

• The candidate will be expected to closely liaise with trading, quants, structuring and the IT group in the equity derivatives business. The products spread across exchange listed, OTC and exotics.

• The candidate will be able to rapidly learn detailed knowledge and experience of Equity Derivatives trading / risk management from both a business and technology perspective.

• The candidate will be responsible to build up significant relationship with Front Office, as an aspect of this role will be to operate very closely to the business and to be able to confidently and competently communicate and deliver.

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer talented people around the world a supportive, stimulating and diverse working environment. We’ll value your passion and commitment. And reward your performance.

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:


Your experience and skills:

Basic Requirements

  • Minimum Bachelor degree from a top tier University. Computer Science or Engineering or Mathematics majors preferred

  • Self-motivated with independent thinking

  • An excellent team player focusing on high quality deliveries

  • Strong communication skills in both written and verbal English

  • Strong interest in applying academic knowledge/technical skills in solving practical financial problems

Additional Requirements

  • Strong development skills in C/C++ or C#

  • Keen interest in creating user-friendly, efficient and robust tools

  • Knowledge about HTTP, TCP/IP, Excel VBA and Unix programming will be a plus

  • Knowledge about derivatives will be a major plus

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Job Reference #: 144688BR

Business Divisions: Investment Bank

Title: Quants Intern

City: Shanghai

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: China

Function Category: Quantitative Analysis