Quantitative Analyst - Sportsbook

  • Location: London
  • Salary: up to £40,000
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 22482

Our Client is looking for a talented Quantitative Analyst with a real passion for sports.

The ideal candidate will be a talented Graduate with a MSc or PhD in a numerate field (Probability and Statistics) and an keen interest in sport.   

Job Description

You will be developing statistical models to compute the probabilities of outcomes in various sports. We use a wide range of techniques including GLMs, Kalman filters, MCMC and ranking systems, but we encourage our analysts to come up with novel solutions to problems. You will be given the freedom to try out your own ideas, using the software and tools you deem appropriate, but with support and mentoring from an experienced team.

Candidate Profile

  • Masters degree or PhD in mathematics from a top university.
  • Solid background in probability and statistics.
  • Keen interest in sports.

Interview Process

  1. Telephone interview
  2. At home sports modelling exercise
  3. Face to face interview

If you would like to find out more please apply or get in contact at daryl.king@pentasia.com

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