Zeebra Resource Solutions are a recruitment consultancy firm, with headquarters in Prague, Czech Republic. We are recognized as specialists and market leaders in the IT and Telco areas. Our clients are mostly international companies interested in establishing themselves in Central and Eastern Europe.

Quantitative Developer (Data Science, Numpy, Pandas)

What will you be doing?

The Quantitative Developer will work in the Python Platform and Desktop Delivery team. This is a recently created team responsible for delivering the quantitative analytics directly to the desktop environment. In addition to pricing and risk, this will enable users to enhance raw analytics with features such as data science and research, backtesting, and visualisation. While the analytics libraries are written in C++, the primary language for Desktop Delivery is python and our delivery mechanisms will include Beacon and Amazon Web Services, in addition to existing in-house infrastructure.

The Quantitative Developer will be responsible for development of platform technology and libraries required for Desktop Delivery, primarily using python. As part of the role, the Quantitative Developer will work closely with infrastructure team, developing a thorough understanding of the infrastructure design and processes required for Desktop Delivery. Accordingly, the successful candidate will need solid experience of Quant Analytics technology in an Infrastructure/DevOps team.

Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications:

o Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Maths, Physics, Chemistry or Engineering from a top school.
o In depth knowledge of python and standard libraries such as numpy and pandas.
o Quant Dev level understanding of quantitative analytics pricing and risk.
o Significant experience as a Quantitative Developer within or supporting a modern analytics library
o Significant DevOps/Infrastructure experience supporting development of quantitative analytics libraries
o Understanding and experience of parallel computing technology
o Experience of provisioning and supporting infrastructure such as servers, databases, networks and data feeds
o Excellent written and verbal communication in English, and a willingness to document code, systems and procedures. Ability to communicate with others with varied technical knowhow, and the ability to express technical concepts simply and clearly.

Desirable skills/Preferred Qualifications:

o Masters Degree or PhD
o Multi-platform development (Windows, Linux)
o Experience in other languages, particularly C++, .net, javascript and functional languages.
o Experience with Data Science technology, ideally based in python.
o Experience in design/development of Python platforms like Beacon.
o Experience in designing/migrating/supporting technology solutions using Amazon Web Services or other cloud infrastructure
o Web development (client/server side)

Informace o pozici

ZEEBRA Resource Solutions, s.r.o.
Pobřežní 249/46, Praha – Karlín
Required education: University
Required languages: English (Advanced)
Listed in: IS/IT: Application and system development, Programmer
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Permanent
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Recruitment agency

ZEEBRA Resource Solutions, s.r.o., Ondrej Moudry
Thámova 166/18, 18600 Praha – Karlín, Česká republika
(+420) 222 313 635