Quantitative Researcher

  • Excellent Package
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Peracto Search
  • 23 Sep 16

Peracto’s Client, a technology-driven proprietary trading group, is seeking a passionate person to join their exciting team as a Quantitative Researcher.

The role of Quantitative Researcher offers a great opportunity to work on some of the most interesting datasets within the financial industry, alongside a dedicated and cross-disciplined team. You will be using your machine learning, programming and analytical skills right from the word go as you look to problem solve on a daily basis. This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful candidate to establish themselves within a fantastic close knit business that is currently performing at the highest end of the industry.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Strong degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline. A relevant PhD would also be advantageous.
  • 5-10 years’ working experience.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Machine Learning including experience of working on Machine Learning projects.
  • Experience with Java and/or C++ programming.
  • Knowledge and experience of working with large datasets
  • Experience of building and deploying real world machine learning applications in a production environment.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Passionate about machine learning and programming.
  • Relentless with a never give up approach in the face of very challenging problems.
  • Ability to work in a team with a strong culture of appreciation and togetherness.
  • Have a data-driven, scientific approach to work.

If this post matches your skillset, experience and career aspirations for your next move please contact James Carr by phone (+44 (0)20 7378 4482) or e-mail (James@PeractoSearch.com) for more information and a confidential chat.

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