Fixed Income Intern
2021 Graduate Program -Fixed Income Intern About IHS Markit
At the heart of IHS Markit, we are an information company. With expertise across the world's largest industries, we leverage technology and data science to provide the insights, software, and data to help our customers make better informed decisions, driving growth, performance, and efficiency.
You will be working in the Fixed Income Team in Kuala Lumpur which oversees IHS Markit's Fixed Income pricing service across all major countries and currencies throughout APAC. Our team is responsible for pricing Credit Default Swaps, Bonds, Loans and Asset Backed Securities. The team is expanding in Kuala Lumpur and you will be part of an exciting long-term career opportunities. Starting your Career with Us - Opportunities for Graduates
We hire into a wide variety of exciting roles across our business and as you begin your career with us, we're here to support your transition into the professional world. In addition to working with our industry experts in your full-time role, you'll be part of a global development program, designed to create the space for you to invest in your personal and professional development.
As part of the development program, you'll gain insight into our diverse business, interact with our leaders, build vital skills and become an integral part of the IHS Markit community and culture - all designed to enhance the exciting work you do with the team you're hired into! You'll be part of a global community, building an invaluable network of knowledge and support from your mentors, peer group and wider teams. Eligibility
We're now hiring for 2021 full-time roles. We're looking for final year students who are working towards a Bachelor's or Master's degree (or equivalent), and due to complete their studies and be available for a full time role commencing in 2021. The role
With depth of knowledge key to providing industry leading advice, it can be advantageous to have a study background in a field relevant to your team/role.
Your role encompasses:
What we're looking for
- Analyzing and providing insights on liquidity and credit rating movements on CDS.
- Conducting market research and write articles on Asia Pacific Fixed Income markets on a weekly basis.
- Researching on quanto basis on proxy CDS curves.
- Performing credit spread analysis and dealers quote research on CDS data.
We seek candidates with diverse backgrounds and ideas with a desire to learn and thrive. The Graduate Program will provide a variety of experiences to help you identify your strengths, develop highly transferable skills, and align you to a successful career path for a bright future at IHS Markit. To be an ideal fit for the role, you should have:
For Research Intern applicants, we recommend the following:
- A bachelor or master degree (or equivalent) completed no later than May 2021
- 0-6 months relevant work experience
- Demonstrated passion or interest in one or more of our key industries
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
- An aptitude to learn and adapt quickly in a rapidly changing environment
- The ability to build strong working relationships in a collaborative setting
- Be legally eligible to work for the duration of the program in the country for which you apply
Application and assessment process
- Excellent writing skills-must be clear and concise
- Ability to convey complex subject matter clearly and engagingly
- Proficient with MS Office
- Fluent in English, other Asia Pacific languages are desirable.
- Knowledgeable in SQL, Python and Excel VBA
- Detailed oriented both quantitatively and qualitatively
- Able to work independently with minimal supervision
The assessment process that follows is designed to ensure you can learn more about us, showcase your skills, and find a role that is right for you. Stage 1:
Submit online application Stage 2
: Online pymetrics assessment Stage 3:
Initial screening process Stage 4:
Final stage assessment day
You may be considered for multiple suitable roles throughout this process. If these roles fall within the same stream, you will be assessed during the same process. If the roles fall across multiple streams, you may be asked to complete different assessments aligned to those roles. Our commitment to diversity
Our business and our customers are diverse, and we believe that embracing a diverse and inclusive environment is key to defining who we are. Our people are what makes us unique and you will get the opportunity to work with some of the brightest minds from across the world who continuously find the best viable solutions, adding value and driving change for our customers.Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of IHS Markit, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees, please access our Inclusion & Diversity Statement here .
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