Quantitative Analyst

Resume posted by Sara Marques in Industrial.

Desired position type: Full-Time
Location: Lisboa Lisboa, Portugal

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Mathmatician with strong background in Modelling, Simulation, Data
Analysis, and Scientific Computing.
My goal is to work in a high-tech and challenging working environment, where mathematical modelling and simulation are used for design and improvement of business, products and processes.
For several years, I worked on
projects for different companies, where I showed my strong communication skills, good sense of
responsibility and team work, especially in a multicultural environment.


Professional Doctorate in Engineering in Mathematics for Industry (PDEng)
Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands

Master of Science in Mathematical Engineering (MSc)
MSc thesis: Methodologies for the use of Neural Networks in Time Series Forecasting
Porto University, Portugal

Bachelor in Mathematics (BSc)
Porto University, Portugal


Jun 201 – Present date
Quantitative Analyst
Exigo Consultores
Development of mathematical models used to evaluate medical drugs and/or health technologies. Analysis of political strategies for the eradication of infectious diseases. Data analysis. Development of business support tools.
Jan 2014 – Jun 2015
Modeling Engineer
NXP Semiconductors
Collection, analysis and interpretation of data of chip production equipment. Design of mathematical models for simulating internal equipment logistics. Identifying opportunities for improvement in efficiency.
Jan 2012 – Dec 2013
Research, Design & Development Engineer
Designer’s program Mathematics for Industry, Eindhoven University of Technology
Jan 2011 – Oct 2011
Trainee (Forecast Models Department)
REN (Energy Sector)
Integrated the Forecast Models Department at the national energy provider. Development and implementation of mathematical model to predict electricity/gas consumptions using neural networks. Identify potential factors that can explain daily and weekly energy consumption. Perform statistical tests on the model variables and output to conclude on the model reliability and impact of the explanatory variables in the forecast.


  • Data Analysis
  • Data Mining
  • Numerical Simulation
  • Mathematical Modeling, Simulation and Analysis
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Anylogic
  • Maple
  • Java
  • VBA
  • R
  • MS Excel
  • MS Project
  • MS Office
  • Business Objects
  • javaFX
  • LateX

Spoken Languages

    English -- very effectively, French (Basic), Portuguese