Quant Data Scientist Supporting Market Making Desk

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Paris, France
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Start Date
07 Feb 2017
Post Expires
04 Apr 2017
Leading Investment bank are looking to hire a data scientist to complement their quant market making team . The role will be based in Paris.


You will be one of the first to join the quant data scientist team which will sit on the trading floor with the quant market making team.

Your role will involve:-

Working on the application of statistical analysis and machine learning to trading problems.

Testing of trading strategies.

As an expert in data science, you will formulate approaches to solve challenging problems using well-defined algorithms and data sources in the context of business needs. You will use data exploration techniques to discover new questions or opportunities within your problem area. You will also interpret the results of their analysis, validate their approach, and learn to monitor, analyze, and iterate to continuously improve.


Expertise in predictive analytics/statistical modelling/data mining algorithms. Must have knowledge/experience in some/all of the following: Multivariate regression, logistic regression, support vector machines, bagging, boosting, decision trees, lifetime analysis, common clustering algorithms, optimization, stochastic processes.

Extensive experience with big data, analytics, machine learning, and modelling.

Knowledge of common data structures and ability to write efficient code in at least one language is a plus (preferably Java, C++, Python, or Perl)

PhD Degree/ Masters in Data engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, or other quant-focused field.

Experience with experiments, machine learning, deep learning, anomaly detection, predictive analysis, exploratory data analysis, and other areas of data science
You will ideally be able to speak French and want to be located in Paris.


Please send a PDF resume to Sara Hunter at
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