Full-Time

Quantitative Finance Software Engineer

Posted on 5/1/2024

Boosted.ai

Boosted.ai

51-200 employees

AI-driven investment management software

AI & Machine Learning
Financial Services

Mid

Toronto, ON, Canada

Required Skills
Agile
Python
Git
AWS
Pandas
JIRA
NumPy
Requirements
  • BS or MS in financial engineering, computer science or engineering
  • 2+ years experience as a developer in investment management, banking, or fintech
  • 2+ years working in Python with scientific libraries (NumPy, Pandas, SciPy, Scikit-learn)
  • Knowledge of the financial markets, portfolio construction, and quantitative approaches
  • Understanding of large-scale software code best practices (OOP, design patterns)
  • Experience with production software development tools (Git, AWS, Jira, Agile)
  • Exposure to traditional statistics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning in finance
  • Ability to work in a team environment and communicate effectively with team members, managers, and other colleagues
Responsibilities
  • Work directly with product owners to research and develop portfolio construction techniques that our clients use to tackle complex problems
  • Contribute high-quality, production code to the development of internal quant codebases
  • Solve analytically challenging problems to drive portfolio performance
  • Collaborate with web developers, cloud engineers, and data engineers to integrate our quantitative finance applications into the larger Boosted ecosystem
  • Play a part in the shared monitoring, support, and maintenance of existing applications

Boosted.ai offers Boosted Insights, an artificial intelligence software tailored for investment managers to enhance equity portfolio outcomes. The platform utilizes cutting-edge proprietary machine learning algorithms specific to finance, allowing users to easily create multiple models in the cloud without requiring programming knowledge.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$46M

Headquarters

Toronto, Canada

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-12%

1 year growth

9%

2 year growth

21%