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To plan, build, optimise and implement innovative quantitative analytical methodologies, procedures, products and advanced mathematical models that provide analytical support and interpret insights, using advanced analytics technologies, to address business opportunities and problems and implement business strategy.
experience and qualifications
Minimum Qualification - B Degree Maths, Stats, Engineering, Computer Science, Econometrics, Physics or Actuarial Science
Preferred Qualification - Honours Degree
Experience - 3 - 5 years’ experience in a data environment, of which 1 - 2 years ideally at a at junior (entry level) management level
Additional Knowledge - Deep domain knowledge with regards to financial services : Credit, Pricing, Marketing, CVM, Trading etc.
Analytics Ops, Agile and SAFe concepts will assist
Concepts such as : Exploratory data analysis, Data Science Pipeline lines
Hands on experience using model such as : Naïve Bayes, Support Vector Machines, Classifications, Boosting Algorithms, Time Series, Feature Engineering and
Data and Information Management topics e.g. structure, dimensions, storage
Big data modelling
Python, SQL, MATLAB, SAS, S-PLUS or R (used for statistical analysis)
Monte Carlo techniques
Data mining and data modelling
C++ (used for high-frequency trading applications)
Scala and Spark
C# / Java, .NET or VBA, Excel
Calculus (including differential, integral and stochastic)
Linear algebra and differential equations
Numerical linear algebra
Probability and statistics
Equity and interest rate derivatives, including exotics
Systematic and discretionary trading practices
Data visualisation and reporting