Location: United Kingdom (London, City of) Type: Permanent Start date: 14/09/2017
Machine Learning Data Scientist –Assoc/VP
A hugely exciting opportunity has arisen within a major American Investment Bank within their front office quantitative research group.
Employing an array of machine learning and data science techniques, including neural networks; natural language processing; data mining and regression, this role has huge visibility within one of the most profitable areas of the business.
This is a strategic hire to improve client analytics and trade optimisation. The successful candidate will have the drive and ambition to work within a busy, trading floor environment.
Employing web retrieval and text mining techniques to facilitate the collection of unstructured data.
Performing natural language, machine learning, and statistical analysis methods, such as classification, sentiment analysis, and topic modeling.
Working collaboratively with a team of data scientists to identify business problems, provide data-driven solutions and provide production-level products.
Articulate ideas to clients via written and oral communications.
MS degree in Computer Science or related field with 2+ years of machine learning related work, or a Ph.D degree in Computer Science or a related field
Proven experience in machine learning and data mining.
Track record translating product and feature requirements into production ready services
Experience with Python, Ruby, shell scripts
Experience of newer machine learning tools and cloud computing