Senior Quantitative Analyst


Singapore, 01, SG

Company:  ExxonMobil
Job Role Summary

We are one of the largest publicly traded international Oil and Gas Company, using technology and innovation to help meet the world's growing energy needs. We hold an industry-leading inventory of resources and we are one of the world's largest integrated refiners, marketers of petroleum products and chemical manufacturers.

We are expanding our gas, power and LNG business, transitioning to a global trading organization, and rapidly building our trading, origination & analytical capabilities.  We are looking for passionate individuals with an entrepreneurial mind-set to drive change in our business.

The current opportunity is for an experienced Senior Quantitative Analyst to join our LNG Optimization and Trading team, based in Singapore  The role provides quantitative analysis, derivatives expertise, structuring and asset valuation, statistical modelling and opportunity identification to support commercial and trading activities and studies.

We offer an excellent remuneration and benefits package, which includes a competitive salary and benefits for employees and their families.

The closing date for this role is October 30th 2020.

Long Description

Primary Job Functions

  • Provide quantitative analyses to the LNG Optimization and Trading organization, working as part of the front-office team.
  • Leverage detailed market understanding to develop and recommend profitable trading and hedging strategies
  • Develop LNG Portfolio modelling and valuation, risk management and extrinsic value capture
  • Conduct financial, commercial  and statistical analysis for projects, and support market-based asset valuation studies
  • Drive trading and project value-add in all interactions across the role’s wide portfolio in trading, commercial and business development  
  • Remain knowledgeable about leading-edge developments, analytical techniques, technologies and tools in quantitative analytics
  • Mentor less-experienced analysts on portfolio analytics

Job Requirements

  • A minimum of a Masters’ degree in Engineering, Economics, Finance, Mathematics or Statistics
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in energy or commodity trading, financial or energy risk management,
  • Commercial experience in a LNG portfolio business environment and/or LNG trading
  • Experience of quantitative financial analysis  and ability to apply to a wide range of scenarios across different businesses
  • Experience and understanding of derivatives and of energy risk management techniques, and their application to commodity trading
  • Experience and knowledge of data modelling, and proficiency with R, Python or Matlab
  • Knowledgeable in decision analysis techniques and comfortable in handling issues involving risk and uncertainty.
  • Demonstrated innovative and analytical thinking, intellectual rigor, strong drive,  and desire to lead change
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills,  and ability to collaborate effectively with internal and external customers, and with local and global teams
  • Demonstrated Business acumen

Preferred Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • An advanced relevant degree, such as a Masters or a Ph.D. in financial engineering or quantitative finance
  • A relevant market certification, such as FRM, ERP or CQF
  • Foreign language fluency