Quantitative Developer

Digital asset lending is one of the fastest growing industries in the global cryptocurrency sphere. Work closely with your fellow software and business…...

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with your fellow software and business developers identifying new requirements for the automated risk management arising from our constantly evolving business and coming up with technical solutions to those requirements

  • Focus on developing our real-time risk engine. The tasks will range from designing and implementing quantitative risk models to constructing real-time integrations with exchanges and custody operators

  • Commit production quality code, perform code reviews for your peers, and deliver software continuously

  • Discover creative solutions for monitoring our risks and strategies for mitigating them dynamically

  • Assume your share of the responsibility and ownership of our systems and take actively part in improving and shaping our development process


What we expect of you:

  • Experience working within a quantitative analyst position, ideally within an investment banking or financial services company

  • Strong quantitative analytic and modelling skills with practical pricing and risk management experience, especially on interest rates, credit and FX derivative space

  • Strong programming skills utilizing languages such as Python or C++

  • Decent data science knowledge and working experience. You should be familiar with popular machine learning algorithms and tools

  • Strong math skills in probability, stochastic calculus and numerical methods

  • Relevant education such as a BSc/MSc/PhD in a relevant subject such as Finance, Maths, Physics, Computer Science, Econometrics,Statistics or Engineering, or the equivalent work experience or qualifications


About Tesseract

Since inception in 2017, Tesseract has been a forerunner and one of the longest-standing market participants in the digital asset lending market.

Digital asset lending is one of the fastest growing industries in the global cryptocurrency sphere. Serving the interests of digital borrowers and investors alike, the sector has seen the amount of active crypto credit soar to over 10 BUSD, with a six-fold increase in 2020 alone. Tesseract, based in Helsinki and backed by leading Nordic investors, is at the absolute cutting edge of this development. During the past three years, we have extended hundreds of millions of credit across our innovative cross-margin prime lending and collateralized lending programs.

We pride ourselves on our proprietary technology and our can-do attitude. Last year, our company grew more than 10x year-on-year and we are constantly looking for new people to join our team of high performers.


Our Team

Tesseract is currently small but fast-growing team of ~15 people, located in Maria 01 start-up community in central Helsinki.


What we appreciate in all employees:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to take initiative yet knows when to ask for help

  • Strives for high-velocity and high-quality output

  • Thrives in a dynamic and high-pressured environment

  • Proven troubleshooting and problem-solving skills


What you can expect from us:

  • Front-row seat to the global crypto market, especially within digital asset lending

  • Learn from tight-knit team of experts in finance, technology, business and other fields

  • Fast-paced but flexible working hours with remote working opportunity

  • Opportunity to contribute in building world-changing solutions

  • Culture based on meritocracy with zero hierarchy

If you are passionate about cryptocurrencies and want to be in the forefront of defining digital finance Tesseract might just be the right place for you.