Senior Quantitative Analyst


Singapore, 01, SG

Company:  ExxonMobil


ExxonMobil, one of the largest publicly traded international oil and gas companies, uses technology and innovation to help meet the world's growing energy needs.


We are one of the largest foreign investors in Singapore with more than S$25 billion in assets, and have been operating in Singapore for more than 125 years, expanding from trading kerosene to a multi-billion dollar manufacturing and marketing presence today. Singapore serves as the Asia Pacific hub for our Downstream and Chemical businesses, and it is also home to ExxonMobil's largest integrated refining and petrochemical complex in the world.


In Singapore, we also own an extensive network of service stations under the Esso brand and supply cylinder cooking gas (LPG) to many households. We also supply the commercial market in Singapore and those around the region with industrial, aviation and marine fuels and lubricants, and market liquefied natural gas (LNG). We are expanding our gas, power and LNG business, transitioning to a global trading organization, and rapidly building our trading, origination & analytical capabilities.



Position descriptions 

  • 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


Position 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
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, and ability to collaborate effectively with internal and external customers, and with local and global teams
  • Demonstrated innovative and analytical thinking, intellectual rigor, strong drive and desire to lead change
  • 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 relevant 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
  • Fluency in any Asian or European language will be an added advantage



Please be informed that only shortlisted candidates will be notified, and you can find out more about our hiring process here.

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