Data Mining Research Analyst

Waterfront International, specializing in developing computer based statistical trading strategies, is looking for a highly talented Data Mining Research Analyst with a history of exceptional achievement.



Company: WIL
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Web: www.wil.com

Waterfront International is a Toronto-based quantitative finance research firm, specializing in developing computer based statistical trading strategies. Waterfront's selective hiring process considers only highly talented individuals with a history of exceptional achievement.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform financial market data research and analysis to identify and resolve data issues using advanced data mining techniques.
  • Develop proprietary data mining tools and applications.
  • Develop predictive models.

Requirements of the Candidate include:

  • PhD or Masters in Mathematics, Statistics or Computer Science specializing in Data Mining.
  • Experience with machine learning and knowledge discovery techniques.
  • Solid quantitative background with strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Extensive data mining and statistical research experience utilizing large data sets.
  • Must possess expert level C/C++ programming skills.
  • Some financial experience desired but not required.
  • Must be a strong self-starter and able to work well independently.

_Contact_:
Email: recruiting@wil.com