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I am looking for two interns to work with a team of developers this
summer to work on the www.financialnetworkanalyzer.com program. The
internship takes place in our office in Barcelona.
The main requirements are programming skills (preferably Java) and
interest in network analysis/theory. I think this is an exciting
opportunity for motivated under- or postgrad students to build
expertise, contacts and skills in financial network analysis.
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Internship - Scientific Programmer
Financial Network Analytics is a niche consultancy serving major
central banks and international organisations in Europe and the US.
The company maintains and develops the open source tool Financial
Network Analyzer (FNA) and provides training and custom software
development for modelling and exploring financial networks and
The company has offices in Helsinki (Finland) and Barcelona (Spain).
The internship offers an exciting opportunity to be part of an
international team developing a cutting edge product. FNA will help
regulators understand the financial system better and devise better
policies to ensure financial stability.
* Develop as part of a team the open source software Financial
Network Analyzer, in particular visualisation of modelling results,
new algorithms and simulation components and new web user interface.
* Assist with research on financial networks and in large-scale
simulations of financial infrastructures. An outcome can be a research
Qualifications and experience
* Graduate or postgraduate level university degree in computer
science, finance, economics or a related field
* Experience of simulation methods, algorithm development, graph
or network theory, and network analysis and/or visualisation
* In-depth programming skills (preferably Java)
* Familiarity with statistical and mathematical analysis software
(e.g. Matlab and R) is an asset
* Fluent command of English with proven drafting ability.
* Good interpersonal and communication skills
* Ability to learn quickly and a strong sense of initiative and
Contract type and duration
Two internship positions are available, each for a period of three to
five months between 15 April and 15 September. The internship carries
a salary of 600 euro per month.
Contact and more information
Financial Network Analytics
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