Equity Strategist Requirement at Deutsche Bank



Job Title: Equity Strategist ( Strats)

Corporate Title: Associate

Location: Mumbai, India

Desk : GET Risk Desk


Deutsche Bank is committed to being the best financial services provider in the world. An aspirational employer with the platform to raise careers to the next level, we foster a diverse, inclusive environment that encourages new ideas. An outstanding opportunity now exists for a talented professional to join our award winning team.

Deutsche Bank Centre (DBC) is Deutsche Bank’s investment banking centre in India. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Deutsche Bank. DBC works very closely with various hubs to deliver innovative investment banking services for the Global Markets franchise of Deutsche Bank. The teams in DBC will be front office teams acting as virtual extensions of the business in DB hubs like London, New York,and Hong Kong.

Global Cash Equities (GCE) is one of the key businesses within the Global Markets Equity division, aimed at delivering innovative trading solutions across a diverse client base. It provides access to a global network of execution capabilities such as agency execution expertise, single stock facilitation, block trades, capital commitment, agency, and principal portfolio trading and single and portfolio level algorithms, as well as high-touch services.


The Equity Strat would be responsible for

  • Developing frontend dashboards to display analytics around trading opportunities in Equity Index trading space.
  • Developing analytical tools and insights to drive and identify systematic alpha opportunities for the Equity Trading business
  • Developing a back tester to test various equity trading strategies
  • Identifying opportunities in the current workflow to rationalize internal processes
  • Assisting with day to day tasks such as morning and end of day processes,e.g. P&L reconciliation


The ideal candidate will have experience within a financial services environment and should demonstrate the following:

  • Computer science, or financial engineering degree (or similar quantitative degree)
  • Prior experience in web frameworks like React.js or Angular.Js or Vue is a must
  • Prior experience in programming through Python, JavaScript or any other OOP language
  • Prior experience in dealing with any related data management systems (e.g.MySQl, Oracle etc)
  • Prior experience in full stake development in finance domain would be a plus.
  • Logical thinker with an analytical mind
  • Advanced Database and Excel user
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to present ideas and projects
  • Reliable, independent and accepts accountability

Following would be considered as a significant advantage but not a mandatory requirement

  • Prior experience formulating and backtesting equity trading strategies (e.g. Index, Pairs, M&A, DRs, Momentum/Mean Reversion)
  • Understanding of index methodology, develop prediction list, compute ramifications of corporate actions

Interested candidates can send their CV and cover letter to ankit-vj.jain@db.com directly.