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Aarhus, Denmark

Quantitative Analyst for Automated Trading

Do you want to take an active part in our digitalisation journey in Danske Commodities? And are you a passionate number cruncher who seeks to work in an innovative environment where you have the possibility to make a direct difference and develop our trading business even further? Right now we are looking for a Quantitative Analyst to join our ambitious Automated Trading team.

Your primary tasks will be to develop, implement and monitor algorithmic trading strategies, automate tools for our Intraday team, and play an important role in the ongoing improvement of our technical setup.

The ideal candidate for this position has therefore strong programming skills, are good at handling data and real time event processing, and finally you are motivated by the possibility of making your mark on the development of our algorithmic trading framework.

In this job, you will get to work with a team of specialists who are very passionate about their job and who always challenge the status quo. So, if you want to take part in and contribute to a talented team, then you might be exactly what we are looking for.   


  • develop, implement and improve automated trading strategies
  • support in automation of tools and processes supporting our traders and analysts
  • participate in further development of the algorithmic trading framework
  • actively take part in knowledge sharing and sparring across teams
  • work closely with the Software development and the Business Intelligence teams


We expect that you:

  • are an avid programmer, with strong capabilities within data handling and real time event processing
  • are experienced in Python or similar programming language
  • have a relevant Master or PhD degree within Data Science, Computer Science, Engineering, Physics or similar 
  • have relevant experience from a similar position, however not a requirement
  • have a good command of English both written and verbal

Personal Skills

We expect that you:

  • are logically thinking and mathematically well grounded
  • can work analytically and structured
  • are reliable and quality conscious
  • are efficient, able and willing to make a difference
  • are independent, pro-active and adaptable
  • are not afraid to take responsibility
  • are dedicated and take a holistic approach
  • see opportunities where others see problems

We Offer

  • professional and personal challenges in an international environment
  • skilled colleagues who set the bar high
  • office in the heart of Aarhus, Denmark’s second largest city
  • a job where no two days are the same
  • a company committed to creating value

JobStart & Type

  • As soon as possible. We will be screening candidates on an ongoing basis.
  • Full-time

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Thor Kalstrup Director, Head of Automated Trading

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Thor Kalstrup

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