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Hot HK_IT Quantitative Researcher/Senior Data Scientist Python NLP Statistics and Mathematics $ 840k HKD Annually

Age Range:



French with Dependent visa


Hong Kong

Experience Summary

Total of 9 years Specializing as Quantitative Researcher, Senior Data Scientist, Quantitative Analyst, Algorithm Trader Assistant, Research Associate and part-time Tutorial Assistant.

Current / Recent Employer is XXX for 3 months.


Some Previous employers are XXX, XXX HK, XXX HK, XXX France, XXX University of Science And Technology, University Institute XXX France.


-PhD in Statistics - University of XXX from 2009 to 2012               

-MSc in Quantitative Finance/Data Science - University XXX from 2014 to 2015

 -MSc in Statistics-Econometrics - University of XXX from 2008 - 2009

-MSc in Mathematics and Applications - University XXX from 2006 - 2007

-BSc in Mathematics - University XXX from 2003 - 2006

Motives & Seeking

He is actively looking for a job because unfortunately the recent company he was involved experienced an unexpected financial difficulties.  


English- Fluent

French- Native

Recent / Current Salary

$ 70k HKD Per Month Fixed

$ 15k HKD Bonus (given on 6th month & 1-year)

Benefits: Medical insurance, Annual Leave, MPS

$ 840k HKD Per Year

Expected Salary

$ 70k HKD Per Month Fixed

3 months of Salary Bonus

Benefits: Medical insurance, 16-20 Annual leaves

$ 840k HKD Per Year

Negotiable, can consider 65k HKD

Notice Period

As soon as possible, can start next week

Interview Availability

Requires a few days notice

Interview Assessment Notes

  1. Recently worked on XXX as Quantitative Researcher involved in a team of 64 people, mainly working on Portfolio optimization. He was a Senior Data Scientist at XXX HK, the company bet on investors’ money. He as a researcher, working to predict their win on the bet using different machine learning algorithm. He also worked on XXX HK as Data Scientist, it’s an engineering company doing mobile application and etc., worked on data driven marketing to analyze their data and create marketing strategies also to predict and answers customer concerns. On 2015, he joined a fintech company called XXX HK, a small company with 5 people. In charge of different tasks like portfolio creation from different indexes and worked for only 4 months, he decided to leave the company with common agreement since they did not have much budget. During his Post-doctoral fellowship, he was a Research Associate at XXX doing Academic research.
  2. He is a specialist in statistics and mathematics with 7-8 years exposure, rated 4 out 5. Mainly used for prediction and analysis.
  3. He has a good experience in Python for 5 years, rated 4.5 out 5. Used in different algorithm to optimize code portfolio of different strategies to check and try to solve the problem.
  4. Used NLP for 1 year, rated 3 out of 5. Involved in customer clustering documentation project to classify customers into different groups.
  5. No actual experience on Image recognition and Deep-learning video analytics.


Victor Chen

852 6700 6472


Employment Agency

Silicon Valley Associates Recruitment (Hong Kong) Limited

25F, Langham Place Office Tower, 8 Argyle Street, Mong Kok, Hong Kong

EA Licence Number: 62521

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