Senior Data Scientist
- Job Reference: 00006638-1
- Date Posted: 13 May 2020
- Recruiter: CV-Library
- Location: London
- Salary: £10,000 Per Month
- Sector: Accounting, Banking & Financial Services, Insurance & Superannuation, Covid-19
- Job Type: Permanent
Role Title: Senior Data Scientist
Industry: Finance / Financial Services / Banking
Business Function: Investment Research
Location: Central London
Base salary: £75,000 - £95,000 (depends on experience) + discretionary bonus of up to £10K p/a
This is an exciting new opportunity for a Data Scientist to join a multinational Tier 3 Bank based in Central London and their growing Data Science research team.
The role is newly created within Data Science function which is responsible for delivering insights for the Investment team.
My client is looking for someone who is highly motivated, inquisitive and ready to hit the ground running. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented Data Scientist to be part of a reputable, and growing company.
ROLE will include but will not be limited to:
You will work for a global bank; planning and helping to execute development and exploration of new and existing datasets for application to investment research;
You will be focused on creating data-driven investment models that can objectively evaluate public companies globally.
You will be utilising a large set of company-specific data like publicly available financial statement, as well as market data like prices, returns, volumes, etc.
Create analysis reports and presentations
To evaluate data sources and providers for reliability, quality, and usefulness
Delivery of ad-hoc analysis in Tableau, Excel or Python
Engage with internal stakeholders to understand their needs
Presenting analysis to stakeholders in research and product and deliver insights to help shape their actions
Running data science research projects; creation of tools, techniques and practices to maximise efficiency of the team;
Liaise with IT to develop and enhance technical tools including steering the development of the analytics data warehouse for enterprise data
Computer science specialist
Have interest in research, in application of machine learning, in finance industry.
• At least 2 years of experience in a commercial environment and 1-3 years of relevant experience
An excellent academic BSc or MSc degree in Science/Maths/Computing;
Machine learning, mathematics and statistics
Hand on programming, proficiency in Python and SQL; Java and Matlab are not essential but desirable
Big Data Analysis, Data Visualization & Data Mining skills
Analysis and solution design
Broad knowledge of financial products & financial markets
Team leadership and mentoring
Written and oral communication.
Due to COVID-19, you will start from working from home.
Interviews have already begun, therefore if you are interested please apply asap with your current updated CV and your salary expectations.
Work visa sponsorship is NOT available for this role, thus only applicants who are EU passport holders will be considered.
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