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Data Scientist/ Quantitative Analyst

ABOUT THE JOB

Join Skanestas Investments Limited, a European-licensed investment firm specializing in traditional brokerage and portfolio management services. We pride ourselves on our dynamic team of experienced professionals in wealth management and compliance. As our team continues to grow, we are excited to welcome a new Data Scientist/ Quantitative Analyst to our ranks.

YOUR ROLE AT SKANESTAS

We are seeking a Data Scientist/ Quantitative Analyst who will play a huge role in our expanding core team. The ideal candidate will easily collaborate with team members, generate innovative ideas, rapidly test hypotheses, and contribute to the development of trading algorithms.

YOU WILL

  • Key requirement: ability to launch profitable trading strategy that includes, but not limits to the following:
  • Test and implement trading/statistical models, algorithms andsignals in an active trading environment;
  • Conduct research and statistical analysis in order to build and refine trading systems;
  • Perform in-depth analysis and research of various market inefficiencies. Carrying out data mining and in-depth statistical analysis of data;
  • Provide results in the form of reports and presentations accompanied by tables and visual aids to team members;
  • Work and participate in team research projects.

OUR TEHNOLOGY STACK

  • Development: Python, Scala, Rust

  • Infrastructure: Linux, Docker, Kubernetes, Cloud Providers

  • Database: Clickhouse, PostgreSQL

WHAT MAKES YOU A GREAT FIT

  • Native or bilingual proficiency in Russian.
  • Intermediate proficiency in English.
  • Higher education in statistics, mathematics, econometrics or computer science;
  • Practical experience in a Data Scientist/ Quantitative Analyst position in a fintech company for at least 3 years. Experience in an environment related to data research with real-world application in stock trading;
  • Strong analytical background and quantitative skills;
  • Good knowledge of probability and statistics;
  • Python/ Scala programming level: Middle+ (experience related to data analysis);
  • Responsibility, autonomy and proactivity;
  • Experience as Financial Quantitative Analyst, or in a related role performing quantitative analysis will be a plus.

WHAT WE OFFER ALONG THE WAY

  • Relocation package for the entire family and visa support.
  • Private medical insurance for all family members.
  • Competitive remuneration package based on skills and expertise.
  • Performance-based bonuses.
  • Salary indexation.
  • 21 days of annual leave.
  • Contribution to employees’ training and development.
  • CySEC exams and training.
  • Free drinks, fruits, and vegetables in the office.
  • Free parking.
  • Corporate outings.

YOUR JOURNEY AFTER APPLYING

  1. Test.
  2. Technical interview.
  3. Behavioral interview.
  4. Final interview with the Company Director.

For this role, the successful candidate should be based in or willing to relocate to Cyprus. If you would like to learn about relocation opportunities to Cyprus, please ask for additional information our HR Specialist (LinkedIn or hh@skanestas.com)

At Skanestas, we’re committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace where every individual is valued. Join us and be part of a company that embraces the richness of its diverse team and promotes equal opportunities for all.

Sounds like you? Apply now and take the next step in your career with Skanestas Investments Limited

If you’re interested please send your CV to hh@skanestas.com

Enhanced Company Benefits for Market Data Engineers

Professional Growth & Development

  • Tailored Remuneration Package: Competitive salary reflecting your unique skills and expertise.
  • Performance-Based Bonuses: Your hard work and results are rewarded, directly impacting your earnings.
  • Continuous Learning: Access to CySEC Exams & training, alongside contributions to further training & development, ensuring you stay at the forefront of your field.

Work-Life Harmony

  • Generous Annual Leave: Enjoy 21 days of annual leave to relax and recharge.
  • Relocation Support: Comprehensive package for you and your family, including visa support, making your transition smooth and worry-free.
  • Health is Wealth: Private Medical Insurance for you and all family members, ensuring peace of mind for your loved ones.
  • Office Perks: Free parking and an array of complimentary drinks, fruits and vegetables available in the office to keep you energized.

Community & Engagement

  • Corporate Outings: Engage in fun and relaxing corporate outings, fostering team spirit and camaraderie.
  • Salary Indexation: Stay financially secure with adjustments to match market inflation levels.

Take the Leap Towards Growth!

Unsure if your resume perfectly matches our job description? Don’t let that deter you! We value potential and growth over a perfect skill match. Reach out to our HR department via hh@skanestas.com, or connect with us on our social networks. You can find us on LinkedIn or Facebook to explore how we can tailor a role that suits your unique talents. At our core, we’re looking for individuals eager to learn and grow. So, take the first step and contact us—let’s unlock opportunities together and shape a path that propels your career forward!