Data Scientist - Hedge Fund (Alpha Seeking Experience Required)

  • Negotiable HKD
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Michael Page
  • 26 sept. 18 2018-09-26

Extensive hands-on experience in Python is required Experience in building forecasting model is required

Our client is a spin-off fund from a bulge bracket bank's Prop Trading Desk. They are now looking for a Data Scientist who is a good team-player and have good analytical skills.


  • Propose, build, and execute various data science models to leverage existing data to improve business
  • Eager to learn and apply new technologies in trading algorithm
  • Work on the complex problems at the intersection of finance and technology
  • Work closely with traders and Quants within a small team culture
  • Apply Data Science principles to solve practical, real world problems


  • Bachelor Degree or above in Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or equivalent
  • Extensive hands-on experience in Python (Numpy/Pandas/Scipy) is a must
  • Experience in machine learning libraries is a plus
  • Experience in C++ is a plus
  • Experience in Asian Market is a strong plus
  • Experience in time-series model is a plus
  • Experience/knowledge in high frequency trading is a plus
  • Good communication skills to articulate trading ideas in English
  • Candidate must be independent, humble, hands-on, passionate and driven

Job Offer

For this permanent position, you are entitled to all company's benefits. You will also enjoy a competitive remuneration package. This will be a great opportunity for someone who enjoy face-paced environment and gain exposure in Hedge Fund.

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Kelvin Lam on +852 2848 9545.