Atlanta, GA, USA
Securities Analyst, Transaction Advisory Services (Valuation Modeling & Economics – Complex Securities) (Senior)(Multiple Positions) Securities Analyst, Transaction Advisory Services (Valuation Modeling & Economics – Complex Securities) (Senior)(Multiple Positions), Ernst & Young U.S. LLP, Atlanta, GA. Determine the value of derivatives and other complex financial instruments to support clients with regards to financial reporting requirements, as well as for tax planning purposes. Analyze financial information to forecast business conditions and develop financial models. Analyze and develop models to value a variety of financial instruments, using option pricing theory, fixed income and structured finance models, Monte Carlo simulation, statistical analysis, and other techniques from the financial engineering literature. Stay abreast of current business and economic developments relevant to the client’s business; and use technology and tools to innovate and enhance the effectiveness of services provided. Full time employment, Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Quantitative Finance, Financial Engineering, Computational Finance, or a related field, plus 2 years of related work experience. Alternatively, will accept a Master’s degree in Economics, Quantitative Finance, Financial Engineering, Computational Finance, or a related field, plus 1 year of related work experience Of required experience, 1 year of experience must be within the financial service industry, such as in a valuations firm or a firm’s valuations practice, insurance, investment banking, private equity/venture capital, or commercial banking. Must have 1 year of experience of quantitative or qualitative analysis. Must have 1 year of experience valuing complex securities, including options, warrants, fixed income securities, collateralized debt obligations (CDOs), mortgage backed securities (MBS), structured products and/or other derivatives. Must have 1 year of experience in valuing complex securities, including options, warrants, fixed income securities, structured products and other derivatives. Must have 1 year of experience working within a given budget and schedule, and providing top-quality results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Must have 1 year of experience working with at least one Financial Engineering or statistical software package, such as a Matlab, Stata, Bloomberg, or MS Excel/VBA. Must have 1 year of experience working with Microsoft Word and PowerPoint. Travel required to meet client needs up to 20%. Employer will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience. TO APPLY: Please apply on-line at ey.com/en_us/careers, and click on “Find jobs” (Job Number – ATL004XB). EY provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law. This particular position at Ernst & Young in the United States requires the qualified candidate to be a “United States worker” as defined by the U.S. Department of Labor regulations at 20 CFR 656.3. You can review this definition at https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CFR-2011-title20-vol3/pdf/CFR-2011-title20-vol3-sec656-3.pdf at the bottom of page 750. Please feel free to apply to other positions that do not require you to be a “U.S. worker”. My Profile Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.