JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Center for Latin American Monetary Studies (CEMLA)

Directorate of Financial Markets and Infrastructures
Quantitative Research Department
Senior Research Economists and Research Assistants

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468398
Date Posted: 11/17/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Research Economists and Research Assistants
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Mexico city, MEXICO
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
C4 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
C6 -- Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling
C8 -- Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs
E5 -- Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit
G2 -- Financial Institutions and Services
Keywords:
Payment Systems, Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT), Blockchain Technology, Cybersecurity, Cryptoassets, CBDCs, Digital Economy, Agent-Based Models, Data Science, Big Data Analytics, Network Analysis, Fintech, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning.
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Center for Latin American Monetary Studies (CEMLA) operates since 1952. CEMLA is seeking newly qualified PhDs/Masters in computational finance, machine learning, computer science, data science or related fields analyzing payment systems and financial markets, to fill positions as Senior Research Economists and Research Assistants. The candidates must have strong experience in Blockchain programming, Corda, Python, R, Matlab or other related programming languages.

Candidates are expected to produce academic research and contribute to CEMLA’s international role in organizing policy meetings and courses, in coordination with central banks. Full command of English and Spanish (working languages) are required. Proficiency in Portuguese or other language is a plus. Candidates will join the Directorate of Financial Markets and Infrastructures.

Please, submit all documents soon. If you will apply, please let us know asap, by sending your CV to itellez@cemla.org, to consider your application before making a decision, because we will be interviewing from December 6, 2021.

The positions are expected to be filled with candidates physically residing in Mexico City. For more information, please write to Dr. Elizabeth Tellez, email: itellez@cemla.org

Application Requirements:
  • Research Papers
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • Transcripts
Application deadline: 01/31/2022
Reference Instructions:
Academic letters or references from previous work.
Application Instructions:
Please, submit all documents soon. If you will apply, please let us know asap, by sending your CV to itellez@cemla.org, to consider your application before making a decision, because we will be interviewing from December 6, 2021.

The positions are expected to be filled with candidates physically residing in Mexico City. For more information, please write to Dr. Elizabeth Tellez, email: itellez@cemla.org

Submission materials:
• Curriculum vitae
• Job market paper or Thesis
• Cover letter
• Letters of Reference: 3
• Other files (Optional)