Are you ready to join the world’s largest asset manager and lead the way in index investing?
BlackRock’s ETFs and Index Investments team (EII) safeguard over $4 trillion in global index equity assets across Global Developed Markets, Emerging Markets, Commodities and Real Estate Investment Trusts.
We offer investors one of the industry's biggest choices of index investments.
Our investment teams include professionals who have deep experience within their respective markets, looking after the assets of institutional and individual investors alike.
Our clients benefit from our portfolio management expertise and our culture of performance and risk management.
Our purpose is to help more and more people achieve greater financial wellbeing and it’s something we feel passionately about!
Your Role and Impact
We have a superb opportunity for a Portfolio Engineer (PE) to join our Hong Kong-based ETF and Index Investments team. You’ll be responsible for all aspects of index equity portfolio engineering, including the day to day portfolio management of our index portfolios, risk and performance analysis and business process reengineering.
We’re looking for individuals who are passionate about making a difference and have the know-how to make it happen both as Students of the Market as well as Students of Technology!
The responsibilities our PEs are given include :
Daily management of our index equity portfolios to ensure that corporate actions, index rebalances and cash flows are correctly traded
Performance and risk management
Working with our Global Trading teams to navigate rebalances and other large-scale investment events
Helping to launch new portfolios and make changes to existing ones
Building our next generation investment platform
Working alongside our Product Strategy and Sales teams to help respond to client queries, while also participating in client reviews and new business pitches
Contributing positively to our culture and supporting diversity, equity and inclusion
We’re looking for individuals, from a variety of backgrounds, who have :
A passion for financial markets and technology
Knowledge of both equities and the indexing ecosystem
High levels of self-motivation and a strong work-ethic
The desire to make an impact
A passion to be constantly learning and developing new skills every single day
Skills / Qualifications :
The aptitudes we look for in our PEs include :
High attention to detail and accountability, organizational and project management skills
The ability to work quickly and accurately in a fast-paced environment
A desire to work collaboratively and great relationship-building skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Knowledge of programming language (Python) a plus
Knowledge of Chinese (Mandarin) a plus
Local licensing requirements are expected to be fulfilled upon a grace period
To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.