SEB Trainee Programme: Quant Analyst, FICC Markets

SEB Trainee Programme: Quant Analyst, FICC Markets

Are you interested in finance and want to make a difference using data and advanced analytics? Then this is a role for you!

Working as a Quantitative Analyst in the Risk Management team within Fixed Income, Currencies & Commodities (FICC) business unit at SEB in Stockholm, you will use data and quantitative methods to solve business problems. The team works at the intersection of different products with counterparty and funding risk management, capital optimisation and data analytics. Working closely with Trading & Sales, you’ll obtain an understanding of financial markets and the associated financial risks.

Simultaneously with working as a Quant Analyst, you will participate in SEB´s International Trainee Programme, which gives you the opportunity to develop an extensive network within the bank and learn more about the financial industry while being challenged to grow both professionally and personally.

Career opportunities
Career opportunities
Fitness stipend
Fitness stipend
Flexible workplace
Flexible workplace
Office gym
Office gym

Your trainee position and your team

The FICC Risk Management team drives the work around FICC´s capital & funding management, XVA pricing & risk management, and cross-products data activities. The team consists of 12 people organised into two groups, one focusing on Risk & XVA and the other on Data & Analytics. As a trainee, you will get the chance to explore both areas before finding you focus area based on your skills and interests. The team members are collaborative and supportive, always ready to help each other.

We are dedicated to making SEB more data-driven by ensuring data accessibility and promoting data-driven decision-making through the application of analytics. Our efforts aim to efficiently utilise capital and optimise business operations to better support clients and achieve a high Return on Equity (ROE).

As a Quantitative Analyst, you will:

Your future manager, Samuel Samama, describes the work in the FICC Risk Management team:
"You get the opportunity to work in a very dynamic environment with advanced systems and methods (possibly including cloud technology and data science). You´ll also become a part of a team that is business-oriented and efficient! We´re all about business impact, with clear objectives while harnessing advanced methods and data-driven insights. If you´re an analytical enthusiast eager to witness tangible outcomes from your work, this is the ideal spot for you."

Your required skills

We are looking for someone with passion for business in a changing environment. You should be communicative, analytical, and possess strong social skills. You should also have a keen interest in problem solving, be a good team player and be able to deliver under pressure. We want you to challenge us, now and for the future. We are looking for you who:

Our offer to you

We offer you:

After completing the program, our goal is to offer you a full-time job in the role you have been accepted for.

Get to know SEB, your soon to be employer!

Learn more about working at SEB

It is our fundamental belief that inclusion and diversity is crucial for our future success. We strive to have an inclusive, value-driven culture where employees feel valued, respected and involved irrespective of who they are, what they believe or where they come from.

Find out more about the other positions and the International Trainee Programme here:

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Distance to your future workplace

Kungsträdgårdsgatan 8, Stockholm. Open Google Maps to calculate distance and travel time to your future work location.


Career advice from your Recruiter Anton Albèrt

Anton Albèrt

The reasons why I think you should apply for this job:

  • SEB has chosen to recruit unbiased, data-driven and fair with TNG.
  • We initially conceal all candidates´ names and contact information for an anonymous and fair management of applications.
  • You can immediately see how your application is reviewed and follow our decision making in real time from the website.

Contact me if you have any questions about this career opportunity!
Anton Albèrt


Fixed Entry Salary
SEB collaborates with TNG in this recruitment process. TNG are recruitment specialists in unbiased and competence-based recruitment and helps SEB do a neutral and fair selection. You apply to the job by adding your CV or LinkedIn profile at TNG´s application form, no personal letter is needed. Please notice that applications via e-mail are not accepted. The selection process is ongoing and the position can be filled before the last apply-date. If you have any questions, please contact the recruiter.

Last application day 2023-12-06