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Data Scientist

£55,000 to £65,000

London / Permanent / Ref: GE - 93342

Client

My client a leading forward thinking investment with global operations is currently recruiting for a Data scientist to join them on a permanent basis in London. You'll be joining a dynamic team invested tackling complex data challenges, and improving on their skill set.

The main focus of the role is on the provision of advice and guidance on implementation of the Data Science Strategy and on implementation of prioritised business challenges using one or more analytics principles. Fundamental to the success of this role will be the ability to deliver business benefit through build and change analytic solutions / models / dashboards / reports within the Data Science Operating Model.

Skills

  • Graduated from a top-tier university in applied mathematics, Statistics, Machine learning, quantitative finance or related scientific area.
  • Deep understanding of the theoretical grounds of machine learning and of the corresponding mathematical framework. Strong statistical knowledge is an asset for this position.
  • Good programming skills (Python, R, Matlab, C++), with exposure to Data Science/Visualisation packages such as SciKit Learn, Keras/Tensorflow, Plotly
  • Preferably an understanding of distributed compute environments eg Hive, Hadoop, SparkMLLib, H2O
  • Good understanding of global markets, markets macro structure and macro economics
  • Critical mind and ability to challenge, intuition of implicit assumptions in mathematical developments.
  • Good communication skills (written and spoken), ability to engage with different stakeholders and to synthesize.

Ability to conduct several related projects simultaneously and to meet tight deadlines.

Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency Apply now

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