Data Scientist - FinTech

Data Scientist - FinTech

Data Scientist - FinTech

FinTech – London

Salary: Up to £70,000 + Bonus + Benefits

An innovative organisation who specialise in Blockchain technology are seeking a data scientist to join their disruptive technology team, which is set to change the payments industry. This organisation have a winning mentality, built from great values, which is why they are the driving force behind their success within the market and take pride in having a competitive advantage over their competitors. As a data scientist specialist you will be involved in driving success in the business using predictive forecasting, automating data solutions and applying AI concepts to their robust trade systems.

This Data Scientist role will involve a self-starter with great experience of working with multiple technologies such as R, Python. Matlab and Hadoop. You will need strengths in SQL Server with data-mining and data modelling expertise.

AI and machine learning concepts are vital for this role as it will be used for quantitative analysis on big-data. Experience with tools such as MATLAB for financial modelling is a great bonus within this role and other statistical analysis tools.

You will use your strengths in data analysis to create revolutionary solutions to deliver to their impressive list of global clients. You will need to come from a strong academic background with a PhD and a passion for big-data.

Key requirements within this role are as follows:

  • At least 3 years’ experience as a data scientist - Required
  • A great team player with the ability to mentor junior data scientists - Essential
  • Great experience with SQL Server - Essential
  • A background in artificial intelligence and machine-learning - Required
  • A degree in either mathematics or computer science from a top tier university - Essential
  • Experience with CPLEX - Desirable
  • PhD in Computer Science/Artificial Intelligence - Required

This Data Scientist opportunity will allow autonomy in a challenging role, where you will get the chance to work alongside chief data scientist and grow a team underneath you. This role offers R&D work with great financial backing, allowing you to take full control of the best big data solutions.

This is a data-scientist role, which will focus on data-analysis, making it a great opportunity for mathematically minded developers who want to join a cutting edge research and development team.

If this data Scientist role is of any interest, please contact Jon Kay @ Harrington Starr.