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Senior Data Scientist (f/m/d)

Founded in 2012, wikifolio.com is a dynamic and rapidly growing FinTech in Vienna and the best-known company for B2C investments in German-speaking countries.

For our dynamic, continuous growth strategy, a systematic exploration of company, market and product related data is highly relevant.

For this, we need smart people, who are fond of data, excited about ongoing challenges in different fields like Marketing, Product Management and Finance and who want to be part of an outstanding team with high aspiration. With your passion for Mathematics, Statistics, Financial Engineering and Quantitative Finance, combined with your affinity for digital marketing and capital markets, we offer you an optimal playground for all your strengths and interests.

Responsibilities

  • Provide analysis services and enhance data driven culture
  • Design and development of data-driven features for our platform with R and Python (e.g. portfolio analysis and learning functionalities, sentiments and predictions, visualizations, back-testing) including prototypes or production-ready code
  • Further development of corporate KPI system
  • Help marketing, product and finance team with their data needs
  • Ensure data best practices from business and technical perspective
  • Deliver ad-hoc analysis via SQL, PowerBI, R

Requirements

  • Several years of Data Science experience and deep knowledge in Financial Engineering and/or Quantitative Finance, preferential with B2C-focus (e.g. retail)
  • Profound mathematical and statistical skills (e.g. time series analysis) and ability to develop algorithms in R and Python
  • High interest and skills in creating actionable knowledge out of data
  • Used to relevant data science concepts (supervised/unsupervised machine learning, packages like sklearn, tidyverse; tensorflow is a plus)
  • Very experienced in relational databases (SQL) and BI tools, NoSQL is a plus
  • Extraordinary analytical skills
  • Fluent English, ideally fluent in German as well (corporate language is English)

What you can expect

At wikifolio.com an exciting job environment awaits you in a dynamic, constantly growing and multiple award-winning fintech. Experimenting, failing early, learning and continuing is our motto. An innovative working world with opportunities for professional development is our goal. Expect real work-life balance as well. Become part of our team – we live by our values transparency, fairness, ambition, sustainability and joy and make investing available for everyone.

Transparency is key: Together, we will create an attractive salary package that is based on your experience as well as the usual market conditions. The minimum salary for this position is EUR 57.596 gross per year.