Risk/Market Relations Analyst - Singapore
Tower Research Capital - New York, NY

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Tower Research Capital (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., an affiliate of the high-frequency proprietary trading firm Tower Research Capital LLC (“Tower”), seeks a Risk/Market Relations Analyst to join our team in Singapore.

Responsibilities The Risk/Market Relations Analyst will work closely with our Managing Director - Asia, Chief Risk Officer, Operations team, and developers. Responsibilities will include:
  • Real-time market risk monitoring and reporting
  • Working with traders and the back office to ensure accuracy of risk management tools and analytics
  • Assisting in the development of new risk measures and controls
  • Testing risk systems to ensure peak performance
  • Learning about Tower’s external relationships with markets and brokers, including but not limited to participating in new exchange memberships, opening trading and clearing accounts, coordinating technical changes, and developing and helping to track project plans as required
  • Researching and analyzing new markets and financial products and assisting with Tower’s expansion in those markets and products
Qualifications The ideal candidate will have:
  • A bachelor's degree from a top university, preferably in computer science , finance, or a related field
  • Three to five years of industry experience in a risk or trading role with a bank or hedge fund
  • Recent experience with equities, futures, or foreign exchange markets
  • Recent experience with Asian markets (a plus)
  • Strong knowledge of options risks and valuation
  • Solid Excel, VBA, and database proficiency
  • Proficiency with Bloomberg (a plus)
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Previous high-frequency trading experience (a plus)
  • Written and verbal communication skills in Mandarin (a plus)
  • Competitive salary
  • Five weeks of paid vacation per year plus paid holidays
  • Free, breakfast, lunch, and snacks on a daily basis