Quant PhD Candidates - Machine Learning

Job Title: Quant PhD Candidates - Machine Learning
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: Phd_1551287999
Contact Name: Karysca Gill
Contact Email:
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

My client, a financial services consultancy, are keen to look at strong PhD candidates to join their entrepreneurial and growing team.

My client are an established European consultancy firm who are growing out their capabilities in London. They are looking for a Quantitative Engineer/Modeller.

You must have:

  • A PhD graduate in a Quantitative discipline (i.e. Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Theoretical Physics etc.)
  • Machine Learning experience (preferably in industry but academically is acceptable)
  • Proficiency in Python or R or MATLAB
  • Preferably industry experience in the financial services but not essential

You must be:

  • Able to start a new role within the next 2/3 months (will not accept upcoming PhD graduates available from June onwards)
  • A UK/EU citizen (unfortunately, my client cannot sponsor Tier 2/4 visas)

Why you should apply:

  • Chance to be a founding member of a team that will grow massively
  • Very competitive compensation package (higher than market rates)
  • Exponential career growth - can be promoted quickly
  • A huge amount of responsibility
  • The opportunity to be entrepreneurial and innovative
  • No internal politics to do with internal regulations and getting approval
  • Low risk as the firm is backed by a reputable, established firm (their head office)