Machine Learning Intern (Oslo)

Who we are

Infront is a leading market data and trading solutions provider for finance professionals. We provide a unique combination of real-time global market data, news, analytics and trading tools that help keep our clients ahead of the game. Our services are trusted by over 20,000 subscribers in more than 50 countries worldwide, and we are always looking to expand or R&D team with talented individuals. Infront is located in London, Paris, Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen, Oslo, Cape Town and Johannesburg, and the company is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange

 

Job description

For this position we are looking for tech-savvy students with machine learning expertise to join us for part time during the year and/or internship next summer. As part of the backend team you will contribute in the development of highly innovative products by using ML/quantitative techniques related to natural language processing and financial time series, both for internal use and as products deployed towards our customers.

 

The candidate we are looking for 

  • Masters/Phd student in computer science, data science, statistics, quantitative finance, or other related field
  • You are required to have hands-on experience with machine learning models through school projects or internships. Textual sources and time-series data will be our main focus.  
  • Proficient in Python and experience with databases (SQL and/or NoSQL)
  • Experience with at least a couple of the most common ml/ds libraries, such as Scikit, Tensorflow, Pytorch, Numpy or Pandas.  
  • Creative and entrepreneurial mindset
  • Knowledge of other programming languages such as C++, C#, JavaScript is a plus
  • Knowledge of distributed architecture and cloud platforms (Microsoft Azure) is a plus
  • Good command of English, both written and oral
  • Interest in financial markets

 

Why Infront?

Infront offers an exciting and challenging job within the financial technology sector. You will be a part of an active social environment with friendly, supportive and highly skilled colleagues. Being part of a company based on technological innovation will give you opportunities for personal growth and fulfilling career possibilities in a fast-paced environment. At the same time, we have an informal and relaxed culture based on mutual trust, respect and cooperation. Grab this opportunity to become a part of the Infront culture, where contributions are recognized and achievements are celebrated.


How to apply

If you think you’re the right candidate, please send us a short application with CV, overview over relevant courses taken and link to projects at GitHub etc, by using the apply for position button next to the ad. 

Alongside the paid positions, we are also interested in thesis collaboration with ambitious students eager to apply machine learning to financial data. Get in touch if this sounds like you.   


We look forward to hear from you.

Send application here

 

 

 

  

Contact person

Eivind Havikbotn
Machine Learning Developer