As of December 31, 2018, assets tracking Scientific Beta smart beta indices reached USD 43bn corresponding to one-year growth of 72%. Scientific Beta has a dedicated team of 52 people who cover client support, development, production and promotion of its index offering.
As part of the development of its index development activity, Scientific Beta is recruiting one intern for a Financial MatLab Developer. The position is based in Nice, France.
Internship: Financial MatLab Developer – Production Team - One vacancy in Nice, France - Full-time position
The successful candidate will be skilled in development on MatLab, with knowledge in quantitative finance. A typical profile would be an engineering graduate from a leading school, with some experience in software development, and knowledge in a quantitative discipline of finance.
Under the supervision of the Production Director, he/she will join the production team to contribute to the maintenance and evolution of the back-end tier of Scientific Beta’s software solution, which produces the thousands of indices that are representative of its Smart Beta 2.0 approach. He/she will intervene on the various layers of the platform, from financial data processing to index valuation and analytics.
Besides his/her acquaintance to MatLab, the candidate will be aware of safe development principles and techniques, with continuous integration and testing. Knowledge of operating systems and scripts (Windows, Linux) are a plus. The role requires someone who is proactive and passionate about ensuring the quality of software deliverables, and who can communicate with the Client Services, Operations and Research teams.
Flexibility, responsiveness and team spirit are essential. Written and spoken English are essential.
The internship is for a period of six months.
For more information about Scientific Beta, please visit www.scientificbeta.com or click here to download the Corporate Brochure.
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