Data Analyst/Scientist - Hedge Fund

Data Analyst/Scientist - Hedge Fund

Data Analyst/Scientist - London - Finance

Hedge Fund - London

Salary: £55,000 - £100,000 + Benefits + Bonus

MongoDB, MySQL, Python, AI, Data Analyst, Elasticsearch, SQL, SQL Server, Python, R, Matlab, R, Hadoop, Hive, C# .Net, D3.JS, Raphael, Numpy, AngularJS, Quantitative, Analytics, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Data Manipulation

A hedge fund based in the centre of London who have achieved great success over decades are seeking a Data Analyst/Scientist to join their team and sit within IT, but work closely with the Quant Researches. This organisation are a technology group formed by technologists and have hundreds of projects across within their market data team. They are seeking a strong programmer who can bring new technologies and methodologies within the team, but most importantly work closely with large data sets and structured and unstructured data.

This role will require you to have the ability to use a variety of tools and technologies within the market data team. You will effectively be bridging the gap between the quant researches and the IT team and using your quantitative skills to manipulate data. Ideally, my client is looking for a skilled technologist with a strong mathematical background that can use Python, R and use NoSQL databases like MongoDB as well as SQL Server. There will be elements of machine-learning and using a variety of visualisation tools in a diverse role that will leave many career paths open within one of the most respected Hedge Funds in the industry.

Key requirements for the following role are as follows:

  • Expertise in data analysis - Essential
  • Passionate about using machine learning - Essential
  • Familiar with .Net development - Required
  • Strong experience with statistical programming technologies like Python, R and Matlab - Required
  • Ability to use visualisation tools i.e. Raphael or D3.JS - Desirable
  • An understanding of the financial markets - Desirable
  • Experience with MongoDB and Elasticsearch- Required
  • Passionate about joining a leading Hedge Fund - Required

This is a chance to join a team of the best IT specialists in the industry. If you enjoy bringing your own solutions and working in a challenging environment, where you are constantly learning and using the best technologies, you will be well suited here. This company offers a great team culture where you will be required to work hard, but the rewards are far greater.

Please get in contact with Jon Kay @ Harrington Starr for more information.