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Junior Quantitative Analyst

Job description

Junior Quantitative Analyst
50,000 - £60,000
PhD, MSc

Junior Quantitative Analyst's required by an excellent client based in central London. As a Quantitative Analyst, you will join a small but very talented team and will be expected to interpret, filter, and analyse very large data sets whilst working closely with other analysts and developers. The successful Quantitative Analyst will be a very forward-thinking individual who is more than comfortable working to both their own initiative and as a team. You will ideally have a PhD or MSc from a Russell Group University in one of the following subjects; Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science or Physics. Any commercial experience and object-oriented programming experience would be an advantage.
Our client specialises within the sports trading industry so any previous experience, or a keen interest would be what my client is looking for.

Skills required:

  • Ideally a PhD in Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science or Physics from Russell Group University. Must have at least MSc.
  • Python, C++, C#
  • Mathematical and statistical Modelling
  • Excellent Mathematical skills
  • Object-oriented programming skills
  • Analytic mindset
  • Specific sports trading knowledge is welcome.

If you feel you have the skills and experience required for this opportunity, please contact Oliver Wilson at

Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.