London, England, £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Managed by: Data Team
Junior Data Analyst (BSc Graduate Maths Sports Betting Cricket) Are you a bright, ambitious mathematician who loves cricket?
Would you like an opportunity to accelerate your career in an industry-leading sports betting Hedge Fund?
This highly successful company is seeking a skilled Junior Data Analyst to watch live cricket matches and apply existing methods to identify value bets on behalf of clients. Not only will you be granted autonomy in this role, you'll have an opportunity to develop new methods to continually improve processes and decisions.
You'll take ownership of researching matches, players, grounds and tournaments, ensuring you keep pace with all cricket-related news and data.
Continuous improvement is embedded into the company culture, they are constantly looking for ways to improve processes - and this philosophy of progression will apply to you too. You'll be joining a highly collaborative environment that will support your personal and professional development.
The ideal candidate will be a strong mathematician, keen to combine their numerical skills and passion for sport in an exciting role. With plenty of autonomy, it's essential the right candidate can work well both independently and as part of a collaborative team.
*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process as well as work from home during the current social distancing measures. There is a planned return to the office as soon as it is safe to do so, with some continued flexible work opportunities.*
*You have a record of academic achievement including a 2.1 or higher in a numerical or analytical degree
*You have a genuine passion for cricket and are excited by the prospect of analysing cricket matches
*You have a detailed knowledge of current teams, players and cricket news
*Experience with statistics and programming may be beneficial
*Familiarity with betting or financial markets is desirable but not essential
As a Junior Data Analyst you'll earn a highly competitive salary (to £35k) plus a comprehensive benefits package.
If you're interested in this Junior Data Analyst (BSc Graduate Maths Sports Betting Cricket) opportunity or would like to find out more, apply now or get in touch today.