Website Brookwood Recruitment

Index Engineer
London – Hybrid 
12 Month Contract
Inside IR35 – Negotiable Dependant on Experience 

Brookwood is seeking a Index Engineer for a hybrid role part of a Global Team that encompasses the full lifecycle of index development.

This Index Engineer role will suit a meticulous, highly analaytical person and as the Index Engineer you can expect to:

  • Develop calculation prototypes and test cases for new indices.
  • Perform test calculations and reconciliation of the results with clients.
  • Analyze, develop, and implement indices onto our strategic python-based platform.
  • Create and review index methodologies.
  • Understand the industry & regulation; provide compliance guidance to clients.
  • Support operation team in launching, ongoing delivery and overall quality of service

To apply for this Index Engineering role, your soft skills, expertise and experience should include:

  • A master degree in math, finance or other related quantitative discipline
  • Knowledge of fixed income and other asset classes, including equities, FX and commodities
  • Knowledge of index construction process and methodologies, including back-testing and optimization
  • Experience with an asset management context a big plus
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Advanced skills in Excel, proficiency with Microsoft Office.
  • Must be able to work independently on multiple projects with minimal direction or supervision.
  • Possess a high level of attention to detail, focusing on the quality of projects.
  • Must be able to demonstrate excellent analytical and quantitative capabilities to solve original, non-routine problems in a timely and insightful manner.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to coordinate with clients and colleagues globally.
  • 2-5 years of professional experience in indices or similar role.
  • Strength in quantitative analysis including optimization.(Beneficial)
  • Advanced technical ability with Python.(Beneficial)

If you’re looking for a new Index Engineer, hybrid role in London, please get in touch with Brookwood Recruitment today to apply. We’d love to help you get your next role and enable you to fulfil your professional ambitions.

Brookwood has a consultative and inclusive approach to business. We take time to understand our client’s needs, structure and culture to enable a fully tailored service that delivers time and time again.

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