Global Markets Quantitative Strategies Group Summer Associate Program - 2023

Global Markets

New York, NY

Apply by February 01, 2023

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What you'll do

Business Overview

We believe Bank of America can do more for our clients than any other financial services firm. We understand the challenges our clients face around the world, and we use the full resources of our company to help them achieve their goals. Our solutions span the complete range of advisory, capital raising, banking, treasury and liquidity, sales and trading, and research capabilities.

Our Global Markets business offers sales and trading services, including research, to institutional clients across fixed-income, credit, currency, and commodity and equity businesses. Global Markets product coverage includes securities and derivative products in both the primary and secondary markets.

Job Description & Program Overview

Our Summer Associate Program includes formal training followed by assignments with a specific team within the Quantitative Strategies Group. As a quantitative strategist you will focus on a specific product area within the overall group. Responsibilities vary with specific assignments but examples could include:

  • Enhancement of pricing and risk models to incorporate new market or products features
  • Quantitative analysis of the current markets, trends and trading strategies
  • Numerical analysis of existing models and implementation and testing of performance enhancements
  • Investigation and improvement of high-frequency algorithmic trading strategies


  • Candidates are required to be pursuing a degree from an accredited college or university with a graduation timeframe between December 2023 and June 2024 at the following level:
  • PhD in a quantitative field such as mathematics, physics, engineering or computer science, or a Masters in Financial Mathematics, Computational Finance, or Financial Engineering
  • A record of superior academic achievement
  • Understanding of basic financial modeling
  • Experience with numerical modeling
  • Strong computing skills in some or all of C/C++, Excel/VBA and Python
  • Strong interest in global financial markets
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills

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Which of these teams most appeals to you?

Banking, markets & finance

Banking, markets and finance roles across the bank work directly with our customers across the U.S. and companies and institutional clients globally.                

Corporate functions

Teams across our corporate functions are essential specialist teams that work to ensure the strategic, efficient and successful running of the bank's day-to-day business.         

Technology & operations

Global technology & operations teams help to provide the infrastructure, technology platforms and information security capabilities crucial to our ability to serve our customers and clients.

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