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Head of Product Development / Analytics Business (f/m/d)

Date: 12-Jun-2019

Location: Frankfurt am Main, HE, DE

Company: Deutsche Börse Group

Group Company: Deutsche Börse AG

Head of Product Development / Analytics Business (f/m/d) 

Full-time | Permanent


Field of activity

Deutsche Börse´s Market Data + Services business supports capital market participants in their digital transformation. It provides Indexing-, Data, Regulatory, and Infrastructure Services to members of the financial community worldwide. MD+S is the home of well renowned brand such as DAX and STOXX as well as of all relevant data from Deutsche Börse’s trading platforms like Xetra or Eurex. The Data Services department develops, maintains and markets all of Deutsche Börse’s data, amongst them the proprietary market data of Deutsche Börse and its cooperation partners. In addition, we provide a leading set of analytics and sophisticated metrics for both investment and trading strategies applying modern statistical methods, big data analytics and machine learning. Our clients are the leading financial organizations worldwide, amongst them the leading investment banks, hedge funds and specialist providers of financial information.

We are looking to hire the Head of Product Development/ Analytics Business lead the continuous expansion of our product range.



  • Leading the unit Product Development/ Analytics Business; assigning development projects for traditional (real-time) market data products as well as for new data and analytics sets for both trading and investment strategies
  • Supervising the analysis of existing data pools for aggregation / extraction of new data sets to be used either for trading or investment strategies
  • Development and detailed specification of analytics and additional metrics to be feeded into trading or investment algorithms
  • Support for marketing of the respective data sets and analytics to primarily trading orientated clients, but also to broader set of buy- and sell-side clients; identification of additional demand and matching with available data resources
  • Management of existing data pools/ Identification of additional data sources and onboarding/ integrating of respective data
  • External presentation of results and support for marketing of the new products


Qualifications/required skills

  • University or comparable degree in statistics, mathematics or natural sciences; strong quantitative background
  • Minimum of 5+ years professional experience in research or analytics orientated position; leadership experience
  • Financial market experience, ideally from working in either a bank (quant strategy group/ trading/ structuring) or a (quant) fund
  • Outstanding analytical skills paired with excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Pragmatic, execution and implementation orientated work style
  • Strong team player willing to cooperate with multiple colleagues across departments and office locations
  • Very strong English language skills (additional languages are a plus)

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