SciPy 2018 Sponsor Job Listings

One of the goals of the SciPy Conference is to connect the individuals in the SciPy community with organizations that are looking for the best and brightest scientific Python talent. To do so, we offer our Sponsors for the 2018 conference the opportunity to post their job listings on our SciPy Conference website. In addition, gold and platinum sponsors will participate in the conference job fair Wednesday, July 11th at 5:30 pm. The job fair is open to the public.
Learn more about sponsoring SciPy 2018 HERE.


Enthought, Inc.

If you are passionate about scientific and analytic computing, dedicated to quality, and pragmatic about problem solving, we'd love to hear from you. While domain expertise and strong technical skills are almost always required, we tend to weigh "really smart," "highly productive," and "dedicated to developing quality products" more heavily than any specific skill set or degree. If all of this seems interesting, click the job links below to view more and apply:

Software Developer: Scientific Applications
Python Technical Trainer


We are hiring! Launch your career and solve national security challenges through scientific excellence. Visit our careers page for more information. Featured openings include:


The D.E. Shaw Group

Quantitative Analyst

 

Quants at the D. E. Shaw group apply mathematical techniques and write software to develop, analyze, and implement statistical models for our computerized financial trading strategies. They utilize their creativity and innovation to create novel approaches to trade profitably in markets around the globe. Specific responsibilities range from leveraging financial data in an effort to increase profitability, decrease risk, and reduce transaction costs to conceiving new trading ideas, formulating them into systematic strategies, and critically evaluating their performance. Successful quant candidates have traditionally been exceptionally talented students at the top of their respective statistics, math, physics, engineering, and computer science programs; a considerable number have also competed successfully in the United States and International Math Olympiads as well as the Putnam Competition.

 

Software Developer

 

Technology is integral to virtually everything the D. E. Shaw group does, which is why we seek exceptional software developers with a range of quantitative and programming abilities.  Members of our technical staff collaborate on challenging problems that directly impact the firm’s continued success, utilizing their strong analytical, mathematical, and software design skills as well as some of the most advanced computing resources in the world.  Specific responsibilities may include formulating statistical models for our computerized trading strategies, developing distributed systems to analyze and react to incoming data in real-time, and creating tools for advanced mathematical modeling.  Successful developer candidates have traditionally been the top students in their programs and have extensive software development experience.  We welcome outstanding candidates at all experience levels.

 

IT/Enterprise: Security Engineer

 

The D. E. Shaw group seeks a Security Engineer to join its IT/Enterprise group. This individual will work on the development and execution of the firm's information security program to improve the security posture of a fast-paced, large-scale IT environment. The engineer will collaborate with development and infrastructure teams on the security design of new solutions, perform security reviews of new and existing systems, and design, build, and operate innovative tools to improve internal security operations. The engineer will also act as first response and work with system owners to remediate security-related incidents. Projects will span a wide range, including application security reviews, design of source code protection mechanisms, establishment of network demarcation points, and investigation of security incidents.

A strong candidate will possess a solid grasp of computer security principles and a practical understanding of how security fails in the real world. The candidate will also have prior exposure to fundamental mechanisms behind computer attacks and corresponding mitigation techniques, as well as knowledge of current and emerging attack trends. Relevant hands-on experience with penetration testing and application security, or incident response and security infrastructure, is desired. Communication skills are also essential, as the role entails significant interaction with different departments in the organization.


For more information, see https://www.deshaw.com/Careers.shtml


Artemis Capital Management

Artemis is a fast-growing and award-winning Austin-based quantitative hedge fund looking to hire a talented Quantitative Researcher/Data Scientist to build systems predicting volatility regimes in financial markets. The Artemis role provides an opportunity for intellectual freedom in a fast-growing and award-winning hedge fund with a direct connection between performance and compensation. If you are an entrepreneurial and creative self-starter with broad knowledge of existing data mining algorithms, we’d love to hear from you. Click the job link below to learn more.

Quantative Researcher and Programmer

Bloomberg

Bloomberg’s core product, the Terminal, is a must-have for the most influential people in finance. Key participants in the financial markets depend on the Terminal to trade, manage risk, consume information, and navigate time-critical decisions. We trust our teams to choose the right technologies for the job, and, at Bloomberg, the answer is often Python. We have a grassroots community of Python developers who have their hands in everything: from financial analysis to data science to contributing to open source technologies like Jupyter.

If you'd like to join our team, click the job links below to learn more and apply:

New York

·         Performance Engineer - Real-Time Distribution Platform

·         Platform Infrastructure Engineer

·         2018 Software Engineer

·         Senior Python Software Engineer/ Architect - BQL Team

·         Senior Python Engineer - Data License

 

San Francisco

·         Senior Python Engineer - San Francisco

 

Visit Bloomberg.com/careers to see all of our open opportunities