SESAMm was founded in 2014 and is one of the most dynamic FinTech startups in France and Luxembourg. SESAMm develops and commercializes stock market forecasting tools based on social media and other textual data sources. These products are used by banks and hedge funds. The company provides financial trading indicators which have been created using Big Data methods and allowing new approaches for trading strategies. We develop many new products based on our clients’needs.
SESAMm plans on developing its activity in Europe and Asia by launching very significant R&D and commercial programs. Our team is hiring several top-level profiles looking for professional challenges and self-fulfillment.
We have offices in France (R&D) and Luxembourg (Commercial). Our team is young, highly motivated and has several fields of expertise, from computer science to stock market finance. We are all data geeks and computer science enthusiasts!
Job Goal: You will develop and optimize the new tools in order to improve the existing trading platform in collaboration with Algorithmic traders. You will participate in the full development of the activity: from data extraction to implementation monitoring and optimization of algorithms.
Implement new predictive trading models
Develop new market data extraction algorithm
Build automatic tools in order to manage large volume of high-frequency data
Develop a fully automated backtest in collaboration with Quantitative analyst
The duties and responsibilities in this job description may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
▪ Master’s degree in computer science.
Work Experience and Skills Requirements
▪ Work Experience: a minimum of three years of IT Development experience is preferred
▪ IT Skills: Linux, Python, C ++
▪ Very interested in algorithmic, crypto-currencies and quantitative finance
▪ Knowledge in low latency programming would be a serious advantage
▪ Knowledge in machine learning and artificial intelligence is a plus
▪ Languages: near native / fluent English speaker with good writing skills
You should be able to work in a team and show high motivation. This job requires autonomy and curiosity toward a changing environment.