Sports Quantitative Analyst

Location: 
Salary: 
£40,000 - £60,000
Job Reference: 
25994
Published date: 
5 September 2019
Job Description: 

A successful iGaming software developer is looking for an experienced Sports Quantitative Analyst to join their talented and dynamic Quant team.

The Role

You will be expected to research recent advances in Bayesian updating to better extract signals from noisy data as well as design and build your models using your ideas.

You will also join a close-knit, collaborative team of mathematicians, and enjoy a high level of responsibility from an early stage and work closely with expert traders and developers to improve your models.

The Person

You will a 1st class mathematics-based degree from a top university or a 2:1 from Oxbridge. You will also need a solid understanding of the fundamentals of statistical prediction and probability theory including (but not limited to) an in-depth knowledge of regression and model fitting. An interest in sports or competitive games and Postgraduate qualifications in statistics are preferred.