Junior Data Scientist - Machine Learning - City £40k

17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Junior Data Scientist - MSc / Phd - Machine Learning - City - £35k - £40k

Avanti Recruitment is working with a successful analytics company in the City to recruit a Junior Data Scientist to join their analytics team. You will join an established organisation with an impressive client base working on analytics products for the financial services industry. We are looking for a bright and talented graduate who is looking to start their career as a Data Scientist and will learn on the job from their existing team and will employ a broad range of Data Science / Machine Learning techniques.

To be considered you will hold a BSc / MSc / Phd from a top 10 / Redbrick University in a numerical discipline and have some experience of statistical analysis or Machine Learning techniques. You will also need to have some programming experience in C++, Java, Python or functional languages such as Scala to prototype models. The techniques they currently use include discriminate analysis, Random Forests, Deep Learning, Neural Networks and none-supervised learning techniques. They are interested in any experience with Graph Databases as this is an area they are starting to explore for future products. Any experience in Finance or reading financial statements would also be beneficial.

For immediate consideration and interview in the next week please APPLY NOW.

Duration: Permanent

Location: City of London

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 + benefits