Data Scientist (Quant)
Location: Marbella, Spain
In RavenPack we are searching for a Data Scientist to join our Data Science Team.
As a Data Scientist, you will be participating in the development of new products, as well as showcasing the value of our data for trading and investment purposes across various asset classes and time horizons.
You will be reporting directly to the Chief Data Scientist and will interact with peers across various lines of business and technical teams to support projects that will span big data analysis and product development among others.
The ability to communicate effectively in English both in writing and verbally is a must. Knowledge of Spanish is not a business requirement. European Union legal working status is required. Competitive compensation and a fun working environment. Relocation assistance available, but working remotely is not possible for this position.
Responsibilities of a Data Scientist (Quant):
As a Data Scientist, you will be part of a team focused on creating research papers to further build RavenPack’s brand as a thought leader in the alternative data space industry. You will be working independently on practical academic researches and bringing them to life into the financial industry settings.
- Providing data insights to discuss your research with some of the top quantitative researchers in the industry.
- Communicating complex analytical concepts in a clear and concise manner to senior leaders.
- A PhD/MSc in an Applied Science, e.g. Statistics, Physics, Mathematics, Signal Processing, Machine Learning, Econometrics etc. or equivalent working experience as a quant finance.
- Experience in one or more of the following languages: R, Matlab, Python, S-Plus, SAS, SQL.
- Outstanding quantitative, analytical and problem solving skills, with the ability to develop original research.
- An enthusiastic and collaborative approach to research and the desire to work with colleagues as smart as you are.
- Experience working with large data sets, or noisy data would be an advantage.
RavenPack is the leading big data analytics provider for financial services. Financial professionals rely on RavenPack for its speed and accuracy in analyzing large amounts of unstructured content. The company's products allow clients to enhance returns, reduce risk or increase efficiency by systematically incorporating the effects of public information in their models or workflows. RavenPack's clients include the most successful hedge funds, banks, and asset managers in the world.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.