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Data Scientist

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    Data Science

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    Edward Howlett

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Expiry date:

    30 Jun 00:00

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For our prestigious customer, we are currently looking for a Data Scientist who has experience in a financial background for a contract with visibility of at least two years.

Experience as a data scientist with Python, Machine Learning (ML), deep learning and a financial background are needed.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for building new models
  • Using cutting edge tech in ML for predictions
  • Contribute to research projects ie timing equity factors
  • Develop a framework to use big data indicators
  • Good knowledge of financial data and alternative datasets to develop new data platform

Your profile:

  • Knowledge of financial services is needed
  • Master's degree in quant field such as financial mathematics, quant economics, statistical modelling or relevant areas
  • Strong programming skills in Python is a must, while knowledge of R or Matlab is a plus
  • 5-10 years of working experience in building financial models with ML using Python, including SOTA Deep Learning models
  • Proven record of an independent and original research
  • Effective communication skills to work with different front office teams, IT/Data architecture and DA teams
  • Creative and pro-active mindset, a problem solver and team player

If you have right skill-set and are interested in applying, please send over your up to date CV for immediate consideration.