Quantitative Analyst

  • OANDA
  • Krakow, Poland
  • 14/01/2023
Full time Analysts Fintech Forex

Job Description

OANDA is a global leader in online multi-asset trading services, currency data, corporate payments and FX services.

Everyone at OANDA is focused on our vision to transform how our customers can meet all their currency needs. From our roots in 1996 that provided free currency exchange information to launching a multi-award winning global FX and CFD trading business to our recent new venture of money transfer. OANDA is now a major global player.

We’re looking for a Quantitative Analyst with experience in C++ or Python programming languages. You will perform mathematics-based setups and technical projects. You’ll be joining a small and complex quant team that owns infrastructure and processes and is responsible for managing trading and risk management models from a FX market maker perspective. In this role you will research, plan, develop and implement models and systems involving intricate and complicated statistical formulas.

 

Responsibilities:

  • research, plan and implement models and systems containing statistical formulas
  • extract large amounts of data and perform large-scale data analysis to produce actionable business insights
  • optimize the automation of testing and production processes
  • support migration from on-prem model to the cloud
  • develop analytical libraries
  • explore and create new data pipelines
  • monitor production runs to ensure timely generation of reports
  • investigate and diagnose any validation control failures

 

Essential requirements:

  • experience in writing well-documented and clean code in C++ or Python
  • professional background in finance industry
  • Unix platform experience

 

Following qualifications are beneficial:

  • knowledge of Google Cloud Platform
  • experience with data analysis and modelling software such as R, preferred
  • university degree in finance, mathematics, computer science, physics, engineering or a related field

Take a chance and apply! We are more than happy to learn more about you!