Junior Data Scientist (offline)

Meritos Trade is a prop-trading company founded in 2018. We trade our own capital, across a broad range of asset classes, instruments and strategies, in financial markets around the world.
At the moment we are looking for a mid-level Data Scientist.

Meritos Trade is a prop-trading company founded in 2018. We trade our own capital, across a broad range of asset classes, instruments and strategies, in financial markets around the world. We work to solve complex problems, challenge consensus and deliver meaningful results. It’s a place of high expectations, deep curiosity and thoughtful collaboration.

Our task is to create a mechanism for effective investment in various types of investment instruments, using modern technologies and advanced ideas.

At the moment we are looking for Data Scientist

The objective is:
• To drive and implement the automation and optimization of volatility trading, including client trade pricing and hedging;
• Improvement and support of existing algorithms;
• Contribute from idea generation to production implementation, perform research, design prototype, implement analytics and trading algorithms;
• Analyze large sets of market data to test hypotheses and obtain useful information;
• Create, develop, test and maintain trading strategies, improve existing ones, incl. using Machine learning algorithms;
• Back test preparation;
• Approval of a successful idea with the team, transfer to the developer for implementation.

This should make extensive use of data and quantitative techniques, including machine learning.

Successful candidate should have:
• Experience in Financial, Big Data from 1 years;
• Experience in Data Science — from 1 year;
• Python programming experience required (Data analysis libraries — NumPy, Pandas);
• Higher education — mathematics, statistics, programming, economics;
• Autonomy, orientation and responsibility for the result, system, organization, attentiveness, initiative and openness;
• Have the ability to devise and implement trading algorithms;
• Extensive knowledge on e-trading infrastructure and data specs, being able to deliver end to end solutions to the business.

Desirable but not required:
• Knowledge Machine learning in financial;
• Familiarity with any API: Binance API, BitMex API, Interactive Brokers API, Alpha Vantage API;
• SQL / NoSQL Databases;
• Experience in trading;
• Level of English — Intermediate and above.

For you, as a specialist, we offer:
• A strong team in one office, ready to help: financial analysts, traders, developers;
• Medical insurance after the trial period (100% coverage, premium package);
• Career opportunities in Team lead, Head of department;
• We value the free time of our colleagues, therefore we are very flexible in terms of the schedule. We are not tied to the time of work, but to the result;
• Office with comfortable working conditions, 15 minutes walk from the Polytechnic Institute metro station;
• Corporate events;
• 18 working days of paid leave and 12 days of sick leave per year;
• No dress code policy and low level of bureaucracy;
• An individual annual training budget with an opportunity to visit paid conferences, training sessions, workshops, etc.;
• Free corporate library.

We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success.

About TECHIIA Holding

TECHIIA Holding was founded in 2018 with the aim to bring to life innovative projects that contribute to the world’s progress. TECHIIA Holding employs more than 1000 high-class experts. Our professional areas are esports, IT-infrastructure and Software Development, IT-Integration, Venture investments and other.

Among TECHIIA projects are WePlay Esports, Enestech, j:Mind.Systems, EcoTechnoPark by TECHIIA, WP Merchandise, TECHIIA Construction and etc.

Our mission.

We have been united and led by one global mission – the creation of brand-new sustainable solutions leveraging the best practices in technologies and new media.

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