Headquartered in Kennett Square, Chatham Financial is a global financial advisory services and technology solutions firm that specializes in the debt and derivatives markets. Chatham is an employee-owned, independent market leader comprised of capital markets experts, risk management advisors, CPAs, lawyers, quantitative analysts, and technology developers who serve more than 1,600 clients annually.
This position will use advanced financial concepts and numerical methods to develop financial models and analytical tools used to price individual and portfolios of derivative and fixed income instruments. He/she will understand our clients’ risk positions and create innovative risk-management tools to measure and hedge these risks. The person will also understand the mathematics and financial intuition behind the pricing of vanilla and exotic derivative contracts and be able to communicate these principles in a clear and succinct manner to the rest of the firm and clients.
The ideal candidate will have a degree in engineering, mathematics, finance, or economics, and have good people and communication skills. He/she will have innovative problem-solving ability and solid quantitative skills. Familiarity with technology and comfort in using it to find innovative and efficient solutions to analytical problems is required.
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Hedge Accounting Consultant
The role is comprised of highly quantitative and technical accounting work, including cutting-edge research in one of the most complex and evolving areas of accounting. Individuals on this team advise clients on the application of hedge accounting to the hedging strategies they employ to manage risk. They perform pre-execution analysis to determine the right accounting path to take, and draft hedge designation memos for review by client’s management and their auditors.
The ideal candidate will possess five or more years of Big 4 auditing or advisory experience and two or more years of industry experience providing technical accounting expertise. Experience with interest rate and foreign currency exposures is required.
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Test Platform Software Developer
The Test Platform group is responsible for supporting the software testing function on development teams. Development teams develop automated tests at the unit test level, service layer, and at the GUI layer. The Test Platform team works closely with teams to develop frameworks and to remove obstacles from the development process.
The ideal candidate will have experience or strong knowledge in software testing practices, especially BDD/acceptance test-driven development. He/she will have experience with automated test tools and frameworks, and working with a variety of open-source technologies and tools. The person must be comfortable in a polyglot environment, often requiring working across multiple languages.
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