Quantitative Analyst (m/f/x)

  • Tipico Group
  • St Julian's, Malta
  • Mar 28, 2020
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Job Description

Your playing field:

You will be assisting the Strategy & Quantitative Research teams as part of the Bookmaking Department. The teams combine the two fields of statistical analysis and trading strategies by developing smart and innovative automated solutions and (sports) models.           

You will be involved all the way from the idea creation until the final delivery of the product or project.

  • Development and improvement of algorithms for trading and risk management tools in line with the departments’ strategic objectives
  • Construction and execution of tests to analyse and improve pricing strategy
  • Financially assess proposed improvements to sports betting products and operations for prioritization purposes
  • Perform ad hoc analyses as requested by management some of which require data extraction from a SQL DB
  • Recommendation of new techniques and technologies to achieve the objective

Who we’re looking for:

  • The ideal candidate has a Master’s degree in Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science or other related disciplines
  • 1-2 years of experience in a similar role or previous work experience in a sports or betting context is considered an asset
  • Experience and the eagerness to become well versed with programming in R
  • Basic experience with Java and Python or the willingness to learn
  • Knowledge of SQL scripting or the willingness to learn

That is in it for you:

  • Agile and multicultural company with flat hierarchies
  • Self-organised, self-responsible and entrepreneurial employees 
  • Competitive salary, Health and Dental Insurance, Performance Bonuses, Subsidised Parking, Sports incentives & Childcare 
  • Relocation Assistance