Matlab Developer / Quantitative Developer

  • Competitive
  • Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
  • Contract, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 21 Mar 19

Matlab Developer / Quantitative Developer

On behalf of our client, a leading financial institution in Basel, Swisslinx is seeking a highly motivated Matlab Developer for a contract position of 12 months. The client is looking for someone very experienced to support the Project Manager of the stream. The ideal candidate would be joining the Asset Management unit where you would be working on an Asset Allocation System that is written in Matlab.

Your Mission:

• modifying and enhancing the code library (e.g. receiving new code on an ad hoc basis and plugging it into the greater engine; optimizing code to reduce execution time, etc.)
• integrating new methodologies developed by the Asset Management team into the core software
• optimizing the graphical user interfaces to improve the user experience

Your Background:

• preferably, a Master's or PhD degree in econometrics/statistics, (financial) mathematics, computer science or a related quantitative field
• Matlab programming as a core competency, with a particularly strong background in function development and integration into pre-existing engines
• Business level English skills, both oral and written

Preferable skills:

• Some experience with developing and/or working with graphical user interfaces (whether in Matlab or a different language)
• Experience (through internships or a previous role) in model development or validation, or relevant academic experience

Are you a Matlab Developer looking for a highly-responsible role within an international environment? Then we look forward to receiving a copy of your CV.

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