Jobs Career Advice Signup
X

Send this job to a friend

X

Did you notice an error or suspect this job is scam? Tell us.

  • Posted: May 19, 2022
    Deadline: Not specified
    • @gmail.com
    • @yahoo.com
    • @outlook.com
  • Deloitte is one of the country's leading professional services firms in Southern Africa, and is dedicated to assisting companies succeed in the business environment- whether it be through our tax, audit, consulting or financial advisory services. At Deloitte, we understand that solutions are not just a static one dimensional report, but rather, an integrated...
    Read more about this company

     

    FSA (FinTech)- Quantitative Software Developer – Junior Consultant

    About the Job

    A new exciting opportunity exists for a talented and experienced quantitative software developer within the FinTech team in Deloitte Financial Services Advisory, based in Johannesburg. We are seeking a driven, innovative individual to assist with some of our challenging, state-of-the-art global software development projects. The successful candidate will have a strong quantitative background coupled with software development experience.

    Essential Duties:

    • Coding up quantitative engines and algorithms underpinning prospective software applications
    • Identifying areas for upgrade and modification in existing applications and development thereof
    • Support the invention of new quantitative applications and algorithms to add value in the market
    • Writing and implementing efficient code
    • Creation of training material on software applications
    • Working closely with other developers, UX designers, business and systems analysts

    Qualifications

    About You

     Tools and Experience:

    • 0-1 year of experience in quantitative modelling in one or more of the following areas: credit risk, market risk, financial models, statistical models, machine learning, simulators
    • Beginner to intermediate level coding experience in one or more of the following languages: Python, C#, R, Java, C++
    • Experience using Git would be advantageous
    • Object-orientated programming skills preferable
    • Experience in working with cloud environments advantageous
    • Machine Learning and Blockchain experience advantageous
    • Experience working in containerized environments such as Kubernetes, Docker, etc. advantageous
    • Front-end development capability advantageous viz. Angular, React, Blazor, etc.
    • Banking experience advantageous

    Qualification:

    • Minimum: Bachelor’s Degree in quantitative field such as Computer Science, Engineering (Software, Financial, etc.), Mathematics, Statistics or Physics
    • Master’s Degree in aforementioned disciplines is a plus
    • Technological certifications are a plus e.g. Cloud certification

    Additional Information

    Personal Attributes:

    • Conscientious individual demonstrating attention to detail and quality along with high levels of ownership and commitment.
    • An excellent team player capable of delivering results under pressure and to strict deadlines.
    • Strong problem-solving skills.
    • Ability to pick up new and different concepts quickly and effectively.
    • Keen interest in diversified concepts across a multitude of disciplines.
    • A passion for keeping up to date with the latest advances in technology and how this affects the business environment.
    • Metric driven and focused on continual improvement. 
    • Ability to communicate technical concepts in simple terms.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Deloitte on jobs.smartrecruiters.com to apply

    Be found by employers. Sign up and complete your profile.

  • Send your application

    View All Vacancies at Deloitte Back To Home

Subscribe to Job Alert

 

Join our happy subscribers

 
 
 
Send your application through

GmailGmail YahoomailYahoomail