Senior Quantitative Analyst

Posted by Pentasia
  • Salary Up to £90,000 DOE
  • Contract Permanent
  • Location London
  • Reference 32146

A fast-growing, venture capital-backed iGaming software provider is looking for a Senior Quantitative Analyst to grow their London-based pricing and trading function. Our client is a true innovator and part of a new wave of advanced, data-driven technology start-ups disrupting the betting industry with the aim of replacing large legacy systems/providers with fully automated, agile, and reactive software that significantly enhances sportsbook platforms and enhances the player experience.

As the Senior Quantitative Analyst, you will be responsible for the whole model implementation lifecycle, all the way from concept to production. Reporting to the VP of Quantitative Development you will be an integral part in growing and scaling the quantitative Development function.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Over 3 years of experience in either an algorithmic trading, sports modelling, or a quantitative role within a sports betting operator.
  • A degree in a STEM subject. 
  • An understanding and experience with one or more not interpreted OO programming languages such as Kotlin, Java, C++, C#, Scala, or Rust.
  • Exposure to Python.
  • Exposure to SQL.
  • A strong knowledge of probability theory, stochastic process, numerical methods, and statistics. 
  • An understanding of modern DevOps practices and exposure to cloud computing would be a bonus.
  • A good knowledge of distributed system design and streaming technologies (Kafka, Rabbit MQ, Active MQ).

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