London, United Kingdom
Senior Data Scientist - London - Finance
Asset Management - London
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + Benefits + Bonus
AI, MongoDB, MySQL, Python, AI, Data Analyst, Elasticsearch, SQL, SQL Server, Python, R, Matlab, R, Hadoop, Hive, C# .Net, D3.JS, Raphael, Numpy, AngularJS, Quantitative, Analytics, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Data Manipulation
A hedge fund based in the centre of London who have achieved great success over decades are seeking a Data Analyst/Scientist to join their team and sit within IT, but work closely with the Quant Researches. This organisation are a technology group formed by technologists and have hundreds of projects across within their market data team and are seeking a passionate Lead Data Scientist to give their statistic/data models the competitive edge using machine learning concepts. This is an organisation, which is producing ground-breaking software and providing an analytical platform that will make traders/businesses capitalize on the markets.
This role will see you enhance the predictive models for large data sets. Ideally you will have experience with Geo-Spatial data sets to maximise the efficiency of the predictive models in production. You will have a combination of excellent mathematical, statistical and programming skills using SQL, NoSQL, ElasticSearch, R and Python. You will be maximising the full potential of a revolutionary analytical platform that is taking the energy trading market by storm.
Key requirements for this Senior Data Science role is as follows:
- Expertise in statistical, analytical and modelling skills - Essential
- Experience with real-time data and utilising real-time data tools – Essential
- Obsessive about maximising data performance - Required
- 5 years experience as a data scientist - Required
- Strong experience with machine learning concepts - Required
- Ability to use Hadoop, Scala and Spark - Required
- Proficiency in geospatial data sets - Desirable
- Passionate about joining the buy-side space – Required
This role offers a chance to join a team of the best IT specialists in the industry. If you enjoy bringing your own solutions and working in a challenging environment, where you are constantly learning and using the best technologies, you will be well suited here. This company offers a great team culture where you will be required to work hard, but the rewards are far greater.
Please get in contact with Jon Kay @ Harrington Starr for more information.