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Employee - Market Functionality (f/m/d)

Date: 12-Jun-2019

Location: Frankfurt am Main, HE, DE

Company: Deutsche Börse Group

Group Company: Eurex Frankfurt AG

Employee - Market Functionality (f/m/d) 

Full-time | Permanent


Field of Activity

The Market Functionality unit focuses on the design and functionality of the trading system. This is developed in close cooperation with customers and internal interfaces. The team has established itself as central component between business departments within Eurex and the IT. As a result, the team is involved in all major strategic business and IT initiatives that impact the trading system. In addition, the unit will proactively promote and support the development of the trading system with own concepts and ideas. This includes both customer interaction and data analysis to further understand and shape the markets in the future. The team will be involved in the realization of highly diverse projects within Eurex and will therefore accompany an efficient and goal oriented implementation starting with the concept phase up to the launch in production.



  • Interaction between internal interfaces, especially Product Design, Business Development, Pricing and Sales within Eurex. Requirements from these departments are to be discussed, defined, shaped and communicated
  • Support and close cooperation with the Market Models and Market Structure and Regulation teams within the Market Design & Delivery department
  • Serve as key contact for questions related to the trading system and its functionality and models
  • Strong communication, coordination and information exchange (as major point of contact within Eurex) with DBG Trading IT, including review of all IT relevant documents
  • Professional client interaction and support to improve and enhance the existing trading functionality, and the understanding of customers of upcoming changes
  • Creation of internally (within Deutsche Börse Group) discussed business requirements shaping business concepts into production ready models and products
  • Quantitative and qualitative analysis of behavior of market participants related to the usage of existing functionalities and the impact on the derivatives market
  • Presentation of relevant information and topics for decision in the Eurex Executive Board, Exchange Council and further bodies or committees


Qualifications/required skills

  • Accomplished study in economics / business administration / Econometrics with IT or financial markets background
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in trading technology or trading system related function
  • Understanding of the Eurex trading system, derivatives products and the currently existing functionalities and technologies used in the Eurex trading system
  • Knowledge of market (micro)structure, the IT infrastructure and interfaces of the trading system strongly preferred
  • Experience in handling customer interaction, knowledge of Eurex exchange participants preferred
  • Professional handling of MS office applications (Excel and Access VBA/ Word/ PowerPoint), experience with tools such as MS SQL SERVER, Visual Basic, Python or Matlab preferred
  • Excellent command of English language (speech and writing)
  • Commitment, flexibility, ability to work in a team and strong communication skills complete your profile

Dedication, team and communication skills, flexibility as well as competent handling of MS Office applications round out your profile. There are numerous good reasons to work for us: responsibility at an early stage, attractive social benefits, an international working environment and a broad variety of career opportunities. Applications from disabled persons are welcome.

Are you interested in working with a pleasant and very dedicated team? Convince us with an appealing application. Please use our online application portal.

Deutsche Börse Group, Human Resources