The company: A market leading algorithmic trading company based in London, profitable since inception and they have organically grown year on year. The company has a large tech focus, different approaches are always welcomed, a laid back work environment where the academically gifted can flourish. You will be building predictive models for sports and creating automated trading strategies to leverage the outputs of these models across betting exchanges.
The role: You will be working in an industry leading quant research team to develop and improve their trading strategies within the sports betting markets. Typical projects range from sourcing data, modelling sporting outcomes, researching betting market dynamics through data analysis or split-testing, or implementing and backtesting new strategies. You’ll be part of a small team in a relaxed environment, using a range of modern tools and techniques. They have terabytes of data to work with, can quickly run experiments at scale in the markets to test hypotheses.
Experience required: It is essential for you to have a strong academic background, ideally a PhD although Masters degree level applicants from top tier universities will also be considered. Alongside your academics, you will need:
Consultancy firm operating across predictive modelling and algorithmic trading of sports betting markets