Offsite Financial Services Technical Writer Remote, USA
Job Ref: JOB-46866
Our client is in the financial industry and looking for a contractor to work with their global analytics team. They are looking for a Technical Writer who has background in quantitative development, analytics, model validation, or strong pricing background in derivatives. They need to add the documentation to their libraries for these analytical functions so they can be used internally. This writer will be responsible for delivering this project, including; requirements gathering, documentation and a web portal for the documentation. The theory is the writer can help with existing models and then help build the platform for new model development. The focus is on developing documentation for both the underlying models and the code in the library. This may require writing code, but only so as to facilitate development of the documentation. The skills required for this role are: 1. Knowledge and understanding of financial derivatives modeling, primarily, Interest Rates and Fixed income 2. Good familiarity with C++, some proficiency in Python and Excel/VBA 3. Good verbal and written communication skills 4. Ability (or willingness) to deliver the final solution via an online portal (this can be a custom built site, a set of wiki pages, a github pages setup, or anything else thats fit for purpose) The work can be completed remotely and they anticipate it taking 6 to 12 months.