Data Scientist Quantitative Analyst Numerical Simulation

Impossible Cloud

Date listed

2 months ago

Employment Type

Full time



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Impossible Cloud is a B2B cloud platform with a focus on becoming the #1 cloud platform in Europe and beyond. It was founded by serial entrepreneurs who have previously built a billion-euro tech company. While we build a comprehensive suite of cloud products, we are redefining the cloud sector by bridging the gap between web3 infrastructure (DePIN) and mainstream B2B cloud use cases. We are committed to reinventing the internet and pushing technological innovation to the next level. Your peers include distinguished experts known for their success in web3. Additionally, you will directly work with some of Europe's most accomplished web2 entrepreneurs. While remote work is available, we strongly encourage regular on-site collaboration with our exceptional team at our Hamburg headquarters. YOUR IMPACT We are seeking a Data Scientist / Quantitative Analyst to support Impossible Cloud’s web3 team in designing and optimizing a token-economic network protocol. The ideal candidate will have a postgraduate degree in STEM/Econometrics/Quant. Finance (or related fields) and first experience in quantitative research and simulation programming (preferably in Python). This is an early-career opportunity and ideal for fresh graduates and professionals with 1-2 years of work experience.

You will join Impossible Cloud’s web3 team and work closely with our team of economists, engineers, and data scientists on building and refining a library for simulating the token-economic system that will power Impossible Cloud’s decentralized network of data centers. This role requires a solid understanding of economic, financial, and statistical concepts, as well as hands-on experience working with model-based and numerical simulation methods (e.g. Monte Carlo, dynamic systems simulation, structural modeling, agent-based simulations, etc.). As a bonus, you value working together with us in our Hamburg headquarters. What you will do

  • Simulation Environment: Build a library for simulating an existing token-economic model that captures model dynamics and that allows model stress-testing and parameter optimization.

  • Scenario Analysis: Run simulations and analyze simulation outcomes to identify risks, shortcomings, dynamics, and potentials for model improvements.

  • Parameter Optimisation: Perform sensitivity analyses and a/b testing on parameter choices, driving the optimization of protocol parameters.

  • Collaboration: Educate internal and external stakeholders on simulation techniques and outcomes. Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineering, business development, marketing.

What you have done

  • Proven ability to perform model simulations using mathematical and statistical tools. Either through relevant academic research or industry experience (e.g. in Consulting, Data Science, Technology, etc.)

  • Programming experience, ideally using industry-standard Python libraries (pandas, numpy, cadCAD, etc.).

  • Passion and enthusiasm for the vision and mission of Impossible Cloud and the potential impact of decentralizing cloud services.

  • A postgraduate degree in STEM/Econometrics/Quant. Finance (or related fields). Can be replaced with relevant work experience.

  • [Bonus] Knowledge of web3 technologies, DeFi, token economics.

What we offer

  • Competitive salary coupled with direct engagement in your success through an enticing ESOP and token participation program.

  • Ideal company stage with established initial revenue and a distinctive edge in the web3 industry.

  • Collaboration with serial entrepreneurs (€>250m exit, €>8b market cap) as well as driven and passionate colleagues, leveraging cutting-edge technology.

  • Fantastic office situated in a trendy location with access to complementary healthy brain food and a subsidized premium gym membership.

OUR CULTUREWe are committed to success. We embrace individuals from all backgrounds who share the goal of building a future European cloud champion. We place great importance on trust, ownership, collaboration and open communication, and we value blending remote work with working together in person. If you are an innovative thinker with a passion for driving success in decentralised technology and the cloud industry, we invite you to apply.Join a workplace that values your well-being, fosters a vibrant and collaborative atmosphere, and play a key role in shaping the future of the Cloud. OUR HIRING PROCESSApplication SubmissionWe encourage you to kickstart your application by submitting your comprehensive LinkedIn profile or CV along with the designated application form.Kickoff Call for Selected CandidatesSuccessful candidates will be invited to participate in a Kickoff call, where we aim to explore your qualifications, experiences, and expectations.Efficient Interview ProcessOur commitment is to complete the hiring process in 2 to 4 additional remote and/or on-site steps, according to the specific role and its seniority level.We believe in moving swiftly to welcome exceptional talent into our dynamic workplace.

Salary and compensation

No salary data published by company so we estimated salary based on similar jobs related to Web3, Testing, Finance and Cloud jobs that are similar:

$65,000 — $107,500/year

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