Mathematician

Malta / Remote

Our client is looking for a talented Mathematician, passionate about game development, and looking to work in an innovative space, which can bring ideas to life!

Main Responsibilities:


  • The successful candidate will be comfortable producing mathematical models of arcade games in Excel and producing simulations in GO; and will either have a strong interest in or a willingness to learn about producing games in the gaming space.

  • The mathematical models are central to the success of a game, and the mathematician will play a pivotal role in developing new game concepts and mechanics.

  • Have meticulous attention to detail to achieve optimal designs, including math models, game logic, par sheets, and customer-facing communication.

  • Have a demonstrated track record in mentoring other mathematicians and development staff to share innovative solutions and help shape other project features.

  • Test mathematical outcomes to assure quality and that accurate calculation are achieved (through excel and programming).

  • Deadlines are tight and other departments depend on the timely delivery of maths models and simulations, so it is essential that the candidate can estimate the work required with reasonable accuracy and meet agreed deadlines.

  • Strong written English is essential in this role to ensure complex ideas are communicated clearly. This is a 100% Telecommute job opening, no relocation is required.


Required Skills:

  • Mathematics – to degree level with a particular focus on probability theory.

  • Knowledge of high-level programming languages such as GO, C++, Python, Java, Ruby, C#

  • Knowledge of best coding practices, ability to write clean maintainable code

  • Experience in mathematical modeling, statistical analysis, and a vdeep understanding of financial risk management.

  • Creative thinking.

  • Ability to organise own time and work to tight deadlines.

  • Strong analytical skills.

  • English Language.


Preferred Skills


  • Experience in producing mathematical models for gambling applications.

  • Interest and/or experience in slot machines.

  • Post Graduate maths or science qualification.