Lockheed Martin Senior Trader in Bethesda, Maryland
Lockheed Martin Corporation headquartered in Bethesda, MD, Lockheed Martin (LMC) is a global security company that employs about 112,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The Corporation’s 2014 sales from continuing operations were $45.6 billion. As a global security, aerospace, and information technology company, the majority of Lockheed Martin's business is with the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. federal government agencies. In fact, Lockheed Martin is the largest provider of IT services, systems integration, and training to the U.S. Government. The remaining portion of Lockheed Martin's business is comprised of international government and some commercial sales of our products, services and platforms. LM Investment Management Company
Lockheed Martin Investment Management Company ("LMIMCo"), established in 1997, is the named fiduciary for the investment of assets in Lockheed Martin sponsored pension, savings, and other employee benefit trusts. Our mission is to manage the assets entrusted to us with prudence, diligence, and skill. LMIMCo's obligation is to protect the interests of the benefit plan participants by enhancing the value of the assets. We operate solely in the interests of plan participants and beneficiaries, and with the care, skill, prudence, and diligence that a prudent individual acting in like capacity and familiar with such matters would use.
Our primary fiduciary responsibilities include the establishment of investment policies and strategies governing the investment of assets in various employee trust funds, and the appointment, removal, and monitoring of external investment managers and other service providers who exercise delegated authority over the investment and custody of trust Assets.
The Fixed Income Trader PM position will works with Managing Director to monitor portfolios daily positions. Execute OTC and Cleared swap/futures trades as directed by Managing Director or other portfolio managers. Researches investment ideas from Managing Director or other portfolio managers. Executes trades, as needed, by Fixed Income team. Works with custodian and internal back-office to verify all month-end portfolio returns. Works with mid/back-office on all daily trade activity confirmations for fixed income group.
Verifies daily Futures reports with open positions. Verifies daily trading activity with internal mid-office. Works with outside brokers and internal mid/back office to verify and book all OTC trades. Stays abreast and is knowledgeable in all areas of the Fixed Income markets.
Basic Qualifications • 3-7 years of experience trading Fixed Income instruments • Experience with trading and portfolio management software, Bloomberg, etc. • Ability to maintain professional relationships with internal/external personnel • Team player, ability to work well in a group and independently. • Understanding of Investment Management environment, including Front Office trading, Middle Office Trade Support and Back Office accounting.
Desired skills • Excellent computer skills • Experience trading listed and OTC Fixed Income investments including: interest rate swaps and swaptions, credit default swaps and options, and cross currency swaps, futures, cash • Solid risk management skills, and counterparty risk management • Understanding of all recent regulatory changes related to derivative trading • Established relationships with the sell-side • Solid attention to detail • Excellent organizational skills
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Job Location(s): Bethesda Maryland