29 days ago on jobs.swissquant.com

Data Scientist

swissQuant Group AG

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Data Scientist

  • Hours: 100%

  • Location: Zürich

  • Duration: starting immediately

swissQuant Group bietet eine breite Palette von Dienstleistungen, Beratung und quantitativen Tools für den Finanz- und Industriesektor für Kunden in und ausserhalb der Schweiz an. Zu unseren Kunden zählen auch mehrere Fortune 500-Unternehmen. Unsere Kernkompetenz liegt in der Umsetzung von Intelligenter Technologie in einen substantiellen Mehrwert für unsere Kunden. swissQuant Group ist ein privat geführtes Unternehmen, das im Jahr 2005 als Spin-off der ETH Zürich gegründet wurde.


To strengthen our team of 7 we are currently seeking a well-rounded Data Scientist with quant knowledge who can contribute to all aspects of our growth: Quant Excellence, People Leadership, Project Management.


You will be expected to work in the research, development, and delivery of quantitative decision-support tools and services, in the area of big data. This will include modelling, simulation, and analysis of financial market data, as well as employing various numerical methods to analyse both structured and unstructured data. As our technology is generally delivered as software, it is important that you are familiar with the software development life-cycle. Assistance in the marketing of our offerings and client relationship is also a part of the job description. You are therefore expected to possess strong communication skills in addition to excellent technical capabilities.


To be a successful candidate, you must fulfil the following requirements:

  • A higher university degree (PhD, MSc or equivalent) in Data Science, Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Finance, with a strong background in data mining, AI, deep learning, or related fields

  • At least three year's big data work experience in a non-academic setting

  • Experience with extension of the customer views by integrating all possible internal and external data sources with customer data or experience with the increase operational efficiency by integrating data warehouse capabilities or experience with big data investment analytics

  • Fluent conversation skills in German and strong communication skills in English

  • A flexible and highly motivated personality, able to integrate and contribute to our young and dynamic team of quant engineers

  • Eligibility to live and work in Switzerland