Market Surveillance Analyst
Market Surveillance Analysts are deeply engaged with the markets each day. They are responsible for monitoring activity in CME Group markets and related cash and derivative markets in order to detect market conditions, positions or transactions that may be indicative of manipulative activity or other activity or conditions that potentially could disrupt or otherwise adversely affect the integrity, performance or orderly expiration of Exchange contracts. Analysts closely and proactively monitor market activities, deliveries, news and fundamental factors that influence the price of their assigned contracts and communicate regularly with market participants and clearing firm staff. Analysts also conduct formal investigations of potential market abuse and other rule violations in connection with fulfilling the department’s regulatory responsibilities, work with complex data and systems, and prepare investigative reports. Analysts work independently and as part of teams in conducting their responsibilities and also work on a variety of projects related to the company’s broad regulatory functions.
Surveillance analysts play an important role in protecting the integrity of the markets and enjoy significant diversity in their work, including surveillance assignments across the broad portfolio of CME Group markets, investigative work and project assignments. The department’s work is challenging, interesting and varied, requiring a diverse set of skills, and the position provides broad exposure to the industry as well as significant growth opportunities.
Qualifications: Surveillance analysts come from a diverse array of backgrounds and require excellent analytical and problem solving skills, as well as strong oral and written communication skills. Facility in working with data and systems and a strong detail orientation are also required. Candidates must have a bachelor degree.
Prior industry experience is preferred and a postgraduate degree is desirable.
As the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group ( www.cmegroup.com ) is where the world comes to manage risk. Based in Chicago, with offices in New York, London, Singapore, Calgary, Houston, São Paulo, Singapore, Tokyo and Washington D.C., our team of more than 2,500 employees has an impact on the global economy every day. We offer:
- The widest range of global benchmark futures and options available across all major asset classes;
- The most advanced trading technology;
- Industry-leading clearing and risk management capabilities;
- A relentless customer focus, serving leading investment and commercial banks, hedge funds, proprietary trading firms, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, asset managers, corporations and individual traders; and,
- A great place to work.
With this strong foundation in place, we are looking to continue growing our business in both listed and over-the-counter markets. To support this growth, we are seeking highly motivated individuals to help foster our corporate culture and uphold our core values of leading with conviction and integrity, advancing the global economy, building lasting relationships and acting with ingenuity every day.
We hope you will consider joining our world-class team.