logoMatrix global, the offshore division of matrix IT, one of the leading global R&D services companies with more than 8,500 professionals, is looking for Senior Algorithm Developer / Data Scientist to join the team of VeloQuant.

VeloQuant is an exciting and innovative company specialising in the development of trading algorithms and ultra-fast trade execution in the field of High Frequency Trading (HFT). The company uses Financial Mathematics, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Advanced Statistical Models and Proprietary Trading Techniques.

Responsibilities:
• You are expected to lead and guide research, exploring ever growing data, and translating these into cutting edge algorithms and technologies. He / She will work closely with developers and traders, and will have huge impact over the company’s activity and success.
• Research and design algorithms involving financial, big data, statistical analysis and machine learning techniques.
• Analyse large data sets, build models and apply statistical analysis to extract useful insights that will help to improve current products and will lead to the development of future products.
• Work closely with developers and traders in the company to identify viable data-driven opportunities.

Requirements:
• Phd / Msc in Computer Science/Mathematics/Statistics or related field
• At least X years of experience
• Proficient in MatLab / R / Python
• Programming skills in C++ / C
• Highly independent
• Vast experience as data scientist
• Knowledge in machine learning/deep learning/financial algorithms/statistical algorithms/pattern recognition or related fields

Benefits:
• Experience in low latency sensitive algorithms
• Financial world experience

If you are looking for stability, professional growth, long-term career and technology challenges in the sought-after companies – come and join us today!

We can offer you:
– Monthly food vouchers and transport coverage
– Additional private medical and dentist insurance
– Yoga classes
– Free Hebrew and Business English classes
– Office Massages
– Celebrating pre-weekend happy hours
– Yearly Christmas party for employees and family members
– Internal sports competitions
– Top quality office environment

In case you fit the profile and have interest in this position, please submit your English resume, using reference: SAD/DS
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
All documents will be treated with strictest confidentiality!