Submission #358

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Submitted by Anonyme (not verified)
Fri, 11/16/2018 - 11:34
89.105.118.54
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Junior Sport Quantitative Analyst
Both
Permanent
SMARTODDS
https://www.smartodds.co.uk/Careers/Vacancies
benoit.jottreau@smartodds.co.uk
LONDON
United Kingdom
Apply on the website https://www.smartodds.co.uk/Careers/Vacancies

As a quantitative analyst at Smartodds, you will be part of an exciting environment, predicting outcomes of professional sports on behalf of our clients. We focus on football, American football, baseball, basketball, cricket, golf, ice hockey, and tennis.

The junior quant analyst will be part of the quant team and assist the senior quants in their work. This will consist in writing basic statistical analyses, developing Shiny applications and maintain/improve the existing code library.

We expect the candidate to learn new concepts very fast and be passionate about the job, which mixes sport, betting, maths and computing together.

If you think that you tick the following boxes then please apply. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a relaxed environment on a topic you love.

Education

Essential:

BSc in Maths/Stats/Computer science.
Desirable:

MSc or equivalent in one of the above

Skills and Experience

Essential

Proficient in one of R/Python
Good statistics knowledge.
Fast learner.
Fluent in English.
A passion for sports, betting, stats or computing.
Desirable:

Knowledge of R Shiny framework/ html development.
Knowledge of SQL.
Knowledge of Linux operating system.
Benefits

Flexible working hours
Competitive salary and discretionary bonus
30 days annual leave plus public holidays
Generous pension scheme and education budget
Casual dress code
Freshly made lunch and dinner three days a week
20k-50k
Pound sterling
Sat, 11/16/2019