Quant (Market Making)



London, UK · Madrid, Spain · Portugal · Spain · Silesian Voivodeship, Poland · Poland · Portugal · Spain · Remote
Posted on Friday, June 28, 2024

About Revolut

People deserve more from their money. More visibility, more control, more freedom. And since 2015, Revolut has been on a mission to deliver just that. With an arsenal of awesome products that span spending, saving, travel, transfers, investing, exchanging and more, we've helped 45+ million customers get more from their money. And we're not done yet.

As we continue our lightning-fast growth,‌ two things are essential to continuing our success: our people and our culture. We've been officially certified as a Great Place to Work™ in recognition of our outstanding employee experience! So far, we have 10,000+ people working around the world, from our great offices or remotely, on our mission. And we're looking for more. We want brilliant people that love building great products, love redefining success, and love turning the complexity of a chaotic world into the simplicity of a beautiful solution.

About the role

In Market Making, we ensure that our customers receive the best value in currency exchange and securities trading. Our goal is to become the world's leading market maker. To achieve this, we tackle the most challenging problems using cutting-edge quantitative research and advanced machine learning techniques.

We’re looking for a next-level Senior Quant for our Market Making department who’ll help us develop and refine a fully automated trading system by conducting rigorous quantitative research and leveraging advanced mathematical and computational methods.

If this challenge excites rather than scares you, you may just be the person we're looking for.

What you’ll be doing

  • Developing pricing and hedging models and algorithms to increase efficiency of market making
  • Using quantitative techniques, including machine learning, to get deeper market insights
  • Developing and testing intricate investment concepts, collaborating with traders and engineers to validate hypotheses
  • Delivering measurable impact on our financial results through rigorous data-driven solutions

What you'll need

  • 5+ years of experience in algorithmic trading and finance
  • Excellent knowledge in mathematics, statistics, financial models, and trading algorithms
  • Experience building machine learning models
  • A degree in mathematics, machine learning, computer science, statistics, or engineering
  • Experience working in a quant/algo team for professional financial services, such as a bank, broker, etc.

Nice to have

  • Reinforcement learning knowledge
  • Knowledge of NLP and LLMs
  • A PhD with relevant research experience

Building a global financial super app isn’t enough. Our Revoluters are a priority, and that’s why in 2021 we launched our inaugural D&I Framework, designed to help us thrive and grow everyday. We're not just doing this because it's the right thing to do. We’re doing it because we know that seeking out diverse talent and creating an inclusive workplace is the way to create exceptional, innovative products and services for our customers. That’s why we encourage applications from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences to join this multicultural, hard-working team.

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