Quantitative Analyst


About Skanestas

Skanestas Investments Limited, established in 2013 in Cyprus, is a licensed European investment firm renowned for its innovative approach in combining traditional financial services with modern portfolio management. Specializing in brokerage, portfolio management, and cutting-edge algorithmic trading, Skanestas stands out for its strategic market access, adherence to EU regulations, and a client-centric profit-sharing model. With a robust growth trajectory from its inception and a commitment to compliance and excellence, Skanestas offers a dynamic and forward-thinking environment for professionals, particularly those specialized in market data and data engineering, looking to impact the finance sector.

Main duties and responsibilities

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

Candidate profile

  • Key requirement: experience in developing and launching systematic trading strategies for at least 2 years
  • Higher education in statistics, mathematics, econometrics or computer science;
  • Practical experience in a 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;
  • Good knowledge of probability and statistics;
  • Python/Scala programming level: Middle+ (experience related to data analysis);
  • Responsibility, autonomy and proactivity;
  • Portfolio with existing ideas for algotrading will be a plus and an advantage for selection.

Enhanced Company Benefits for Market Data Engineers

Professional Growth & Development

  • Tailored Remuneration Package: Competitive salary starting from 15,000+ EUR net monthly, 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.
  • Language Mastery: Complimentary language courses to sharpen your global communication skills.

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, vegetables, and sweets 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 trends.

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!