Data Science - Python developer

Data Science - Python developer

Job Title: Data Science - Python developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bangalore Urban
Reference: 3_25618
Contact Name: Binoy Pavithran
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Job Published: June 25, 2018 14:14

Job Description

Our client, a leading high frequency trading firm have an opening in their modelling team for a passionate and decisive individual who will be responsible for fine tuning and improving their predictive analytics framework. 

  • Analyze market data and create predictive financial models which can be used with our HFT execution strategies 
  • Improve performance of existing predictive analytics framework  
  • Analyze and create predictive indicators which improves the predictability of our quantitative models 
  • Write tools for analyzing and visualizing financial data 
  • Understand market microstructure and work with global exchanges 

Desired Candidate Profile 

  • 3+ years of experience in Python and Statistical modelling 
  • Strong proficiency in python and should be comfortable with libraries like numpy, pandas, scipy, matplotlib, plotly 
  • Strong proficiency in statistical modelling and analysis. ​Understanding of how to apply  predictive and machine learning techniques like linear regression, logistic regression, feature  selection 
  • Understanding of relational database, essential to have knowledge of data manipulation  language  
  • Excellent problem solving skills  
  • Fundamentals of linear algebra and statistics 
  • Willingness to dive deep and work on difficult and ambiguous problems with unknown  outcomes  
  • Ability to work efficiently with a team of like minded professionals  
  • Should be willing to work in global exchanges  
  • Experience in quantitative finance and basic understanding of derivatives and stock market  is a plus