Senior Data Scientist - Finance - Scala

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London
Salary
£70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Data Scientist - Finance - Scala
London
£70,000 - £90,000 + 15% Bonus + Benefits

Are you a Data Scientist within financial services? Are you looking to make the jump to Senior? If so, this team is for you! As a Senior Data Scientist, you will join the well-established data science team where you will be 100% hands on, writing your own machine learning solutions in Python & Scala to be deployed on Spark. With the aim of being a Lead further down the line, this role suits an ambitious data scientist.

THE ROLE:

* Find hidden meanings in their data within their big data environment, writing python and scala code to be deployed on Spark.
* Work with internal stakeholders to ascertain key upcoming requirements in each business area.
* Help the client to understand their customers' behaviour in previous legacy data compared to that in real-time.
* You will be a key contributor to the direction of the team, help drive it towards success with the aim of a Lead position in the future.



YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

* You will heavily use your strong programming skills in both Python & Scala.
* PhD or MSc in a numerical discipline e.g. Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Economics etc.
* Experience in a big data environment - Hadoop, Spark.
* Previous exposure to personally delivering technical results to stakeholders.

THE BENEFITS:

£70,000 - £90,000 + 15% Bonus + Benefits

HOW TO APPLY:

For full details of the role and how to apply, please register your interest by sending your CV via the Apply link on this page.

KEYWORDS:

Machine Learning ǀ Python ǀ Advanced Analytics ǀ Data Science ǀ Analysis ǀ Algorithms ǀ Bayesian Statistics ǀ Statistical Modelling ǀ Probabilistic Modelling ǀ Computational Statistics ǀ Data Analysis ǀ Machine Learning Algorithms ǀ Data Mining ǀ Classification ǀ Hidden Markov Models ǀ Algorithmic Coding ǀ R ǀ C++ ǀ Pig ǀ Hive ǀ Hadoop ǀ Mahout ǀ Map/Reduce ǀ SQL ǀ HiveQL ǀ MongoDB ǀ Recommendation Systems ǀ E-Commerce ǀ Insight ǀ Clustering ǀ SVM ǀ Monte Carlo ǀ Spark ǀ Scala ǀ