(Senior) Machine Learning Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Othoz Capital GmbH
  • Berlin, Germany
  • 04/08/2022
Full time Machine Learning Business Intelligence Statistics DevOps

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Job Description

employment type
full time
permanent employment

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About the position
We are looking for a top-tier (senior) machine learning engineer to join our team on a permanent position in Berlin / Germany.
Your mission
  • Contribute to the development and continuous improvement of our ML-based, systematic investment strategies
  • Contribute to our internal finance ML platform which provides best-in class, reusable building blocks such as a common factor/feature processing pipelines, data transformation strategies and hyperparameter tuning facilities that are independent of a particular type of model
  • Apply state-of-the-art ML techniques to identify relative performance opportunities in international multi-asset markets for tactical portfolio decisions (asset allocation)
  • Build holistic ML models to reliably predict expected return and risk of a large number of individual stocks (stockselection)
  • Develop and test your ideas with real world data, leveraging our cutting-edge backtesting and performance analytics capabilities
  • Own you models and code from ideation to production and monitor performance during live trading at international capital markets
Your Skillset
  • Degree in computer science, machine learning, computer vision or related fields
  • Industry experience with Python-based ML stack (e.g. Pandas, scikit-learn)
  • Experience in bringing ML models in production, monitoring and maintaining them throughout their entire life cycle
  • Experience in working with modern machine learning frameworks, large-scale data processing systems and cloud infrastructure
  • No background in finance required - but you are eager to learn core concepts quickly
  • We expect you to share our passion for high-quality, efficient software architecture as well as well-tested, reliable, and easy-to-maintain software
  • Fluent in spoken and written English, good communication skills
Why us?
  • An exciting and involving role with significant impact on shaping the future of AI-based sustainable investing
  • A company culture that is based on a spirit of cooperation and is characterized by a high level of quality awareness, openness and attention to detail in all areas of our work
  • The possibility closely working in an interdisciplinary team with our experienced quant finance and software engineering experts
  • Flexible working hours, 28 days paid leave and a competitive salary and equity package
  • A modern loft office in Berlin, Prenzlauer Berg, healthy food (including coffee, juices, fruit, vegetables, sandwiches) and high-end hardware from Apple
  • Internal workshops, unique learning possibilities across a wide range of domains as well as amazing team events
About us
We are a deep tech pioneer, providing AI-based investment solutions to our clients. Building on the best practices of quantitative asset management we tap the potential of machine learning for sustainable investments on capital market.
Our interdisciplinary team consists of experts in the fields of finance, computer science, software engineering, machine learning as well as mathematics, physics, and neuroscience. Othoz is embedded in the global AI community, through a close exchange with leading universities and as a member of Inquire Europe.
To date Othoz is one of the leading drivers for AI-based analyses and decision-making processes in asset management. Othoz has been founded in 2017, is headquartered in Berlin, Germany and is backed by leading international business angels and VCs.