14 Feb Data Management /Programming Intern for a Financial Technology Startup
internship0001218 I Know First- Daily Market Forecast
A financial technology Startup that provides daily investment forecasts based on an advanced, self-learning algorithm.They use an algorithm based on artificial intelligence and machine learning to predict the stock market. Currently tracking and predicting a growing universe of 2,000 financial assets, the algorithm is designed for large financial institutions and hedge funds, while also making the world of algorithmic trading available to retail investors for the first time.
This opportunity is for a result-oriented individual who is keen on data management/analysis and programming projects. You will work on projects with our R&D department as well as with our operations department. Possible projects will include development and implementation of a hierarchical data basis and processes to receive, store and extract daily algorithm inputs and outputs for later analysis and purposes and performance measurement. Interns will also be involved in ongoing automatization projects for the operations team, improving and speeding up the daily tasks, mostly in Excel-VBA and in helping with software planning and modeling.
Degree or pursuing a degree in a relevant field (Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related degree) Data basis knowledge/experience: MySQL, php, MyAdmin Previous experience with Python and/or Java, Excel-VBA Knowledge about big data platforms and algorithms – an advantage Desire to learn and apply new skills in a team setting. They are looking for interns who are self-motivated, comprehend the financial markets, as well as are willing to find ways to consistently improve and innovate. We are looking for people who think out-of-the-box, self-driven and eager to succeed.