Closing Date: 5th January 2020

Optimum Solutions (S) Pte Ltd
Optimum Solutions, is a full spectrum Software Solutions and a Managed Services Company.

The services from Optimum are designed to deliver Enterprise Client-Server/ Multi-tier and Web based solutions across the entire value chain, spanning on-site consulting services to turnkey software projects.

We have got over 2200 consultants working with us and have developed into a rapidly growing, highly competitive and responsive firm with strong management, technical and financial resources and commitment to fully serve its clients in Singapore, USA, China, Malaysia, Philippines and India.

  • Professional Services: Since 1997, we have been providing IT consulting professionals to major national and local firms, Fortune 500, software integrator and software development companies, and major national and local consulting firms.
  • Managed Services group focuses on the comprehensive services on a managed mode- where the responsibility of delivery and Service Levels are undertaken by Optimum for providing a strong value to the customers. This Service enables organizations to optimize overheads and realign focus of their internal resource towards core competency and value addition areas of the organization.
  • Software Applications & Services provides a wide range of services and turnkey solutions that run gamut from short-term focused services to long-term comprehensive, leading-edge solutions.

The scope covers the end-to-end application platforms from legacy domains to web based applications.

Opportunities abound when you work at Optimum, a World-Class Software Solutions and Service Provider. Our client list includes major Fortune 500 organizations. Our customers are primarily from Banking and Finance, Manufacturing, Distribution, Technology, Service and Healthcare verticals.
Market Risk Controller

Salary: 5000

Key Accountabilities

·         To evaluate, monitor and analyse market risks in Treasury and Market business.

·         Market risk control, including limit setting and review, investigation of limit breaches, analysis of risk profiles, NPA (new product approval) review and design of new risk reports and risk analysis tools for new products / models.

·         To keep abreast of regulatory developments, and to ensure full compliance with regulatory requirements and internal risk management policies.

·         To report market risk exposures to senior management in clear and concise language.

·         To handle project assignments to improve risk metrics, perform UAT tests on new products or models and system upgrade or migration.


Job Duties & responsibilities

·        Market risk assessment to ensure risks are properly captured, measured, monitored, controlled and reported, covering new products/ business requirements, regulatory requirements, study on risk engine re-platform, etc.

·        Responsible for limit review, investigation and escalation of breaches.

·        Perform ad-hoc risk analysis and deep dives into specific products/strategies/portfolios, provide commentaries on stress testing (ICAAP, IWST and others) results.



  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience in market risk.
  • Strong knowledge of trading products in Rates, Credit, FX, and Equity. Solid understanding of various market risk measures such as VaR and stress VaR, stress testing, sensitivities, etc.
  • Proven track record in handling project management to streamline and optimize operational processes. Experience in managing stakeholders including front office business units and IT department in gathering inputs and system requirements.

Strong inter-personal skills. Expected to build relationships with traders and other supporting functions such as finance, quant, reporting team and IT.

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