Data Scientist / Quant Engineer
Industry: Financial services, software
Location: Sofia, Bulgaria
Employment Type: Full-time
About Move Digital
Move Digital is a Swiss-based fintech firm that accompanies financial institutions on their path to digitalization. With a team of over 50 professionals from more than 16 countries, we collaborate with partners across EMEA and Asia. Move offers a non-hierarchical, inclusive international working environment with many opportunities to take ownership in crafting a new definition of private banking. Founded in 2013 in Zurich, we are now opening an office in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Our team combines experts in economics, finance, investment products, systematic trading and risk management, with deep know-how in current digital technologies. We have a proprietary system but partner closely with professional wealth managers, regulators, and data and premium content providers in our quest to redefine the wealth management space.
Our B2B clients are leading financial firms and wealth managers around the globe. Through our sister company Move Wealth Management, we also offer our services directly to end-consumers. Our solution has already been piloted successfully with international banks and is now positioned for growth.
As a developer in our team you will experience first-hand the dynamic, fast-moving world of a growing fintech company. From day one, you will be part of our execution-driven team and see your work come to life daily. We offer an exciting development project with a state-of-the-art technology stack around a disruptive vision for wealth management.
• Contribute to research, idea generation, prototyping, and roll-out to production of complex data analysis tools.
Bachelor degree, Master degree, or a PhD in a quantitative area (i.e. mathematics, computer science, physics, econometrics, quantitative finance) with top ranked academic credentials.
Interest in data analysis, machine learning, financial analysis and modeling. Prior experience (internship) in a financial services or consultancy firm is an advantage.
Interest in owning and developing all stages of a project: idea, prototype, testing, roll-out to production, monitoring and support.
Knowledge of Python or Java, and SQL as well general software development principles such as testing, continuous deployment, and version control.
The ability to learn new concepts quickly, self-motivation, excellent communication skills and the ability to work responsibly in a dynamic international environment.
Hard working, result-driven, perfect English, thinking outside of the box. Willingness to travel to Zurich (up to 20% per year).
Ability to work on exciting projects at the intersection of information technology and finance. Cooperation with and exposure to various divisions in Sofia and Zurich, such as Business Development, DevOps, Natural Language Processing, Software Development, Quantitative Engineering.
Flat hierarchy and management with strong technical experience, open to new ideas and meaningful experiments, and looking towards developing people.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience and education.
Reasonable working hours. One day of home office per week. Five weeks (25 days) of holidays.
Nice and central office space (a small street adjacent to bul. Vitosha and between NDK and Serdika metro stations).
To discuss and explore next steps please send your CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note we do only accept CV's in English.