from the fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, natural sciences, engineering or economics

Contract Period: permanent
Working Time: full-time
Location: London, everywhere in the UK and international
Entry Date: all year around (depending on availability)

d-fine is a continuously growing European consulting company with over 1,500 employees. Our London office in the heart of the City was established in 2005 to deliver services to our clients in the UK and Ireland. Our projects focus on quantitative challenges in software engineering, data analytics, financial risk management, data science, and the development of sustainable technological solutions. d-fine’s consulting approach is based on years of practical experience and dynamic teams with an analytical and technological focus.

Job description

  • Design of models, methods and processes in both the private and public sectors
  • Software and data engineering, using agile methodologies and full-stack development
  • Development and operationalisation of data-driven models
  • Business analyses and simulations
  • Design, implementation and validation of risk models
  • Use of modern technologies such as machine learning or big data solutions
  • Technical analysis and implementation of regulatory requirements
  • Analysis, design and digitalisation of processes
  • Selection, parameterisation and integration of systems


  • Outstanding university degree (Master/PhD) in physics, mathematics, computer science or natural, engineering or economic sciences with a corresponding quantitative, analytical or technological specialisation
  • English language proficiency
  • Possess significant IT knowledge coupled with strong programming skills, including understanding of the underlying concepts
  • Familiar with at least one of the following subjects: mathematical statistics, numerical analysis, simulation techniques (e.g. Monte Carlo), optimisation methods (e.g. simulated annealing), and financial mathematical modelling
  • Motivated to work on challenging applied quantitative issues requiring both, business understanding and technological expertise
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers as well as with senior employees of d-fine and our clients
  • Work experience in trading, treasury or risk management may be an additional advantage

We offer

  • Interesting and varied projects across Europe
  • A competitive salary
  • The opportunity to work with highly talented and motivated colleagues
  • The chance to work with a wide range of clients from specialized hedge funds and industrial conglomerates to banking institutions
  • The option to extend your expertise of financial mathematics through participation in courses at leading international universities
  • A wide range of additional benefits such as company pension scheme, private medical, remote working policy, company events and much more!


Please do not hesitate to contact us

Contact: Ms Claudia Sievers
Phone: +44 20 7776 1000