Location: Zurich City
Duration: start date negotiable
To strengthen our Optimization Practice we are currently seeking a well-rounded Quant Engineer with experience in People Leadership who can contribute to all aspects of our growth: Quant Excellence, People Leadership, Project Management.
You will be expected to develop quantitative decision-support tools and services. 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 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 some of the following requirements:
Master’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or Engineering
Practical experience with modeling, solving, and tuning of optimization problems
Deep knowledge of optimization theory
Practical experience with Gurobi is a strong plus
Proficiency in Java
Experience with Git, Docker, Maven
Knowledge of Python is a plus
Strong analytical thinking
Basic knowledge of financial markets and quant finance
Good presentation skills and communication skills in German and English
Eligible to live and work in Switzerland