R Developer

Sparks Careers Morgan McKinley
London (Greater)
06 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
R Developer - London Our client is widely regarded as the leading outsourced research and consulting provider to financial institutions and corporations worldwide with employees situated all over the globe. Key Responsibilities * Demonstrated experience using R, to analyze, transform and visualize enterprise risk data * Ability to code models such as linear regression, logistic, VaR, Markov models etc., specially experience in coding of econometric model * Expertise in implementing either PPNR, credit risk PD/LGD, treasury or market risk and market value shocks models in R programming language using R Studio or other IDE * Good understanding of market risk and credit risk factors and their use in risk model * Knowledge of data/analytical packages in R, aptitude and willingness to learn new tools quickly * Experience in consuming APIs within R, building interactive web applications in R * Ability to code production ready R scripts * Build prototype of application & solution as needed * Involve in both development & maintenance of the systems * Participate in design review and peer code review * Work collaboratively in a global setting, should be eager to learn new technologies * Responsible for extending and maintaining existing codebase with focus on quality, re-usability, maintainability and consistency * Independently troubleshoot difficult and complex issues on production and other environments Key Experience: * Degree with a statistical element, preferably that used the R language significantly * Knowledge and years of experiences in basic and advanced statistical modelling * 5+ year's professional experience in enterprise software design and development in an N-tier architecture environment and 3+ years of experience implementing and programming using R, preferably statistical models and preferably in an enterprise environment * Must have extensive experience with object oriented design principles. Ability to articulate the pros and cons of design/implementation options * Good understanding of all knowledge areas in software development including requirement gathering, designing, development, testing, maintenance, quality control etc. * Ability to multi task and work to tight deadlines in a changing environment * Should take the complete responsibility of the system & support end to end * Must possess strong communication and interpersonal skills Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.
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