Scientific Computing with Python
Austin, Texas • July 10-16, 2017

SciPy 2017 Sponsor Job Listings

One of the goals of the SciPy Conference is to connect the individuals in the SciPy community with organizations that are looking for the best and brightest scientific Python talent. To do so, we offer our Sponsors for the 2017 conference the opportunity to post their job listings on our SciPy Conference website. In addition, gold and platinum sponsors will be able to participate in the conference job fair during the annual reception and will have the opportunity to have a table outside of the main ballroom for the duration of the general conference. Learn more about sponsoring SciPy 2017 HERE.

Enthought, Inc.

If you are passionate about scientific and analytic computing, dedicated to quality, and pragmatic about problem solving, we'd love to hear from you. While domain expertise and strong technical skills are almost always required, we tend to weigh "really smart," "highly productive," and "dedicated to developing quality products" more heavily than any specific skill set or degree. If all of this seems interesting, click the job links below to view more and apply:

D.E. Shaw

Quantitative Analyst

Quants at the D. E. Shaw group apply mathematical techniques and write software to develop, analyze, and implement statistical models for our computerized financial trading strategies. Keen insight and innovation are imperative for creating solutions for trading profitably in markets around the globe. Specific responsibilities range from examining trading data in an effort to increase profitability, decrease risk, and reduce transaction costs to conceiving new trading ideas and devising the simulations needed to test them. Successful quant candidates have traditionally been exceptionally talented students at the top of their respective math, physics, engineering, and computer science programs; a considerable number have also competed successfully in the United States and International Math Olympiads as well as the Putnam Competition. Members of our highly versatile technical staff possess the wide range of quantitative and programming abilities necessary to tackle challenging problems that are critical to the firm's continued success.

Software Developer

The D. E. Shaw group brings together some of the best minds in computer science, mathematics, physics, and engineering to work at the intersection of finance and technology. Members of our versatile technical staff exhibit a range of strong quantitative and programming abilities, with software developers and quantitative analysts collaborating on challenging problems that directly impact the firm's continued success. Quality and innovation are imperative for creating computationally-intensive solutions for trading profitably in markets around the globe. Developers bring strong analytical, mathematical, and software design skills to a variety of projects, including the formulation of statistical models for our computerized trading strategies, distributed system development, real-time data analysis, and the creation of tools for advanced mathematical modeling. Technology is an integral part of virtually everything we do and our team enjoys access to some of the most advanced computing resources in the world. Successful candidates have traditionally been the top students in their programs and have extensive software development experience. We welcome outstanding candidates at all experience levels.

In accord with our standard procedure for processing applications for employment, candidate resumes and associated information will be sent to D. E. Shaw group affiliates in the United States, India, the United Kingdom, and possibly other locations where the D. E. Shaw group maintains offices. (Of course, applicants will be considered for employment opportunities only in those countries in which they have expressed interest). The D. E. Shaw group will use reasonable care to maintain the confidentiality of applicant information and will not disclose it to any third party unless expressly requested or authorized by the applicant, or in a judicial, legislative, or administrative investigation or proceeding or to a government or other regulatory agency. Individuals who have already submitted a resume to the D. E. Shaw group and do not wish to proceed with their applications should email The members of the D. E. Shaw group do not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other category protected by law. Note that for us, this is more than just a legal boilerplate. We are genuinely committed to these principles, which form an important part of our corporate culture, and are eager to hear from extraordinarily well qualified individuals having a wide range of backgrounds and personal characteristics.

Jump Trading

JUMP TRADING ( is a leading algorithmic trading firm built upon cutting-edge technology, sophisticated quantitative research, and an entrepreneurial culture. With 500 people across offices in Chicago, New York, London, and Singapore, we trade all major asset classes in dozens of financial exchanges around the world.

Our casual atmosphere and culture of continuous learning and innovation has attracted some of the most brilliant people from around the trading industry, Silicon Valley tech companies and startups, and top PhD programs and research labs.

We are always looking for talented people with expert Python skills for the following areas: 

- Software Engineering

- Quant Research and Trading

- Quant Research Engineering / Scientific Computing

- Linux infrastructure automation

JUMP CAPITAL ( is an expansion stage venture firm with dozens of portfolio companies in industries such as FinTech, Healthcare, and Internet/Adtech. 

Many of our growing companies are looking for people with strong Python skills for key roles on their teams for:  

- Data Science

- Software Engineering

Email your CV and a note about your interests to CONFERENCES@JUMPTRADING.COM.


Roche Sequencing Solutions Santa Clara, is a fast moving, highly technical team of people with the ambitious goal of disrupting Next Generation DNA Sequencing. Our technology fuses active biological and solid state elements to bring single molecule based sequence detection to scale. Developing this unique platform requires expertise across a range of fields: Software Engineering, Data Science, Information Theory, Biophysics, Biology, Chemistry, Protein Engineering, Digital and Analog Circuit Design, and Electrochemistry, just to name a few.

Roche Sequencing Solutions has openings available across multiple disciplines – please use the main Roche Careers site to search by site, or the following keyword(s): Sequencing; Data Science; Software Engineer; Deep Learning; GPU.

GPU Software Engineer, Sequencing

Python Software Engineer, Sequencing

Senior Software Engineer, Sequencing

Principal Software Engineer Data Science, Sequencing

Senior Manager Data Analysis Software, Sequencing


Twitter has several openings available. Please click the links for the job description and to apply.

Descartes Labs has several openings available.  Please click the links for the job description and to apply.

Software Engineer

Computer Vision Engineer

Data Engineer

Remote Sensing Scientist