Wolfram Technology Consultant, Finance (Independent Contractor)—Bhubaneswar, India

Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India | Consulting Opportunities | Full-time | COVID-19 remote

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Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha and Wolfram Language, is seeking a highly motivated and skilled Wolfram Technology Consultant with expertise in finance to be a part of its Wolfram Technology Group department. A successful candidate would be a part of the Wolfram Technology Group team and provide consulting and support services to Wolfram clients, communicate customer feedback to other departments within the company and champion improvements to already exceptional products. The Wolfram Technology Consultant also trains clients on the functionality of Wolfram products, explains the benefits of using Wolfram products to potential clients and develops creative solutions to address individual client needs with the aid of Wolfram products. Additional duties may be assigned at the discretion of management. The candidate will be trained and is expected to grow into the role of Applications Developer.

Responsibilities

  • Delivering consulting and support services to clients, especially in the areas of finance, economics and data science
  • Developing Wolfram Language–based applications according to given specifications in the areas of finance, economics and data science
  • Working collaboratively with customers to develop applications in the areas of finance, economics and data science
  • Providing advanced training to customers in different fields using Wolfram Language programming
  • Helping with the development and troubleshooting of Wolfram Language–based code and applications
  • Developing materials highlighting the strengths and applications of Wolfram technologies
  • Providing internal training to other members of the Wolfram Technology Group in their areas of expertise
  • Following standard processes and procedures
  • Developing expertise in connecting Wolfram products to other programming languages and outside technologies
  • Documenting program/model design, usage instructions and work progress
  • Developing expertise in and expanding understanding of existing and forthcoming Wolfram technologies

Required qualifications

  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Programming experience in at least one programming language
  • Research experience/teaching experience in finance and math
  • Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in finance with knowledge of several of: corporate finance, commercial banking, investment banking, hedge funds, private equity, venture capital, etc.
  • Open-minded and willing to explore new fields
  • Desire and drive to learn and self-educate
  • Self-motivated and self-disciplined
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Ability to articulate ideas and instructions
  • Desire to work with clients on a daily basis
  • Interested in growing into a Wolfram Technology Consultant and Applications Developer

Desirable qualifications

  • Data science, statistics and/or machine learning experience
  • Applied mathematics expertise
  • Knowledge of actuarial science/insurance
  • Wolfram Language programming skills
  • Parallel programming experience
  • Fluency in a foreign language such as Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese, etc.

Location:  Bhubaneswar, India

Wolfram is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at its company. Women, candidates from scheduled castes and scheduled tribes, members of the LGBTQ community, individuals with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.