Job description

Data Scientists at QuantCo's European offices will learn what it takes to create impact from data: identifying the right framework to translate a business question into a statistical problem; locating and combining data sources as well as transforming large datasets; running in-depth analyses; building machine learning models that automate large-scale decisions and integrating them into live business processes; and interpreting, visualizing, and communicating results to internal and external stakeholders.

We are looking for team players who have excellent quantitative abilities and:

  • A degree in economics, statistics, mathematics, computer science, engineering, physics, or similar fields from a leading university
  • In-depth understanding of mathematical and statistical concepts behind most common machine learning techniques
  • Experience in coding and working with data using a wide range of tools and languages: Python (Pandas, XGBoost/LightGBM), R (dplyr, ggplot2), and git
  • Ability to see solutions and opportunities that others do not see
  • High level of commitment and reliability, good balance of pragmatism and perfectionism
  • Experience in managing projects and stakeholders and an interest in client communication
  • Business proficiency in German and English

Bonus if skilled in any of the following tools and/or languages:

  • SQL;
  • Tensorflow;
  • Cloud infrastructure;
  • Docker

What we offer:

You will be part of a smart, motivated, and driven team that revels in working on challenging problems and finding novel solutions; values our customers and users; and strives to deliver thoughtful and impactful products. You will be surrounded by people that respect each other and the contributions each of us brings. We offer a generous compensation package that includes a base salary, bonus, stock options, and relocation support along with additional location-based benefits.

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