GCE Equity Strategist Requirement at Deutsche Bank


Job Title: GCE Equity Strat

Location: Mumbai, India

Corporate Title: Associate/AVP


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 center 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 Equity Trading (GET) 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 candidate will work in collaboration with Hong Kong Equity Trading team on designing and testing trading strategies, as well as automation projects to streamline front office workflows. The candidate is required to have a depth of knowledge in Finance and Statistics, proficiency in Python, and experience in either Java or C++ to implement the models and solutions. Experience with handling tick-data using KDB will be of advantage. The candidate also needs to possess good communication skills to be able to collaborate effectively with teams in different locations.

The Equity Strat would be responsible for

  • Discuss, understand, backtest and refine quantitative trading strategies and ideas
  • Developing analytical tools and insights to drive and identify systematic alpha opportunities for the Equity Trading business
  • Develop tools to automate trading workflows
  • Develop tools to streamline portfolio management and trading cost minimization


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

  • Educational background in a quantitative discipline (Finance/Economics/Engineering)
  • Work experience of 3+ years in a quantitative role (preferably in the finance industry)
  • Proficiency in Python for data analysis
  • Experience in either Java or C++ for application development
  • Experience with KDB/Q will be considered a bonus.
  • Must be a logical thinker with an analytical mind
  • Experience with any front-end development experience would be a bonus.


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