Financial Services/Banking/Insurance

Financial Engineer


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Finance Engineer for a contract opening with one of our largest clients!

This is a Contract Opportunity with our company that MUST be worked on a W2 ONLY, NO visa sponsorship or C2C eligibility for this position. The details are below.

Job Title: Finance Engineer
Contract: 6 Months+ possibility for extension/conversion
Location: Cary, NC; NYC, NY; or San Francisco, CA

Job/Role Description: 
  • Leverage the latest in cloud computing to unlock the big opportunities in the financial industry
  • Be a part of a dynamic analytics, modeling and development team focused on risk management for balance sheet portfolios
  • These portfolios range from investment securities, retail and commercial deposits, loans, derivatives, and other fixed income products
  • Successful candidates will partner with business to deliver breakthrough analytical solutions to support a winning strategy in a continually changing business environment
  • Re-engineer the quant libraries through a combination of both analytical and software development skillsets
  • Advise other product teams to integrate with the library
  • Work with the QFA team on testing
  • Support the business side on analytics related questions
  • Improve documentation
  • Effectively communicate with multiple stakeholders, including fundamental and quantitative researchers, technology partners, and senior management
  • Ideally it would be someone either.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s or PhD in physics, math, or a related quantitative field
  • 2+ years’ professional experience in a quantitative environment
  • Must have technical/programming skills: C++ or C#
  • Solid knowledge of interest rate models, fixed income, and related financial theory
  • Strong analytical problem-solving ability
  • Knowledge of modern finance including fixed income, interest rate modeling, etc
  • Quantitative training/education, preferably in math, applied probability or physics Solid programming skills with proven track record in C++, C#
  • Ideally from a reputable MFE program or with a math/physics PhD degree

How to Apply:  send resume and contact information to Nisa Peake, Sourcing Specialist, at

The S3 Difference:

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities. The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-204677
Publish Date: 28 Jul 2022

Tagged as: Financial Engineer