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Senior Data Scientist (Inv / Risk / Marketing) NY & BOS | Recent PhD


This position will have a start-up feel with challenging problems utilizing decision analytics that will make a massive impact on the bottom line after the products are launched. MULTIPLE ROLES.



major global financial services firm At: major global financial services firm
Location: New York, NY or Boston, MA
Web: Description at www.starbridgepartners.com


Senior Data Scientist (Inv / Risk / Marketing) NY & BOS - Recent PhD. w/solid Internships.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENT:
Relevant PhD + Relevant Papers / Internships [OR] Masters and 2 Year Data Science Exp.

COMPENSATION:
$130K to $150K Base Salary and (25%-40%) Bonus + Excellent Benefits.

Visa Sponsorship Permitted!

Our client, a major global financial services firm has devoted incredible resources into creating an entrepreneur-style Data Science Division within the framework of it's FORTUNE 500 BRAND. This position will have a start-up feel with challenging problems utilizing decision analytics that will make a massive impact on the bottom line after the products are launched. The Data Science Division is a highly respected resource that has proven to generate $10's of millions in new revenue and cost savings. We are helping to add several Senior Data Scientists to the New York and Boston offices. A PhD is desired, but we are open to a wide range of candidates.

AVAILABLE ROLES - AREA OF FOCUS
  • Digital User Experience
  • Audience Targeting
  • Acquisition / Retention
  • Investments
  • Underwriting
  • Risk Analytics
  • Digital Marketing & Sales
  • Operations Optimization


DATA SCIENCE TECHNIQUES:
  • Machine Learning / Deep Learning
  • Predictive Performance (Time Series)
  • NLP / Text Analytics
  • Linear Statistical Modeling
  • Experimental R&D
  • Data Visualization
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Work collaboratively within an R&D environment to develop actionable solutions that impact the bottom-line of business lines
  • Drive the collection of new data and the refinement of existing data sources
  • Work with SME's to do experiments and studies on the data and prototype solutions
  • Present finding to leadership, build, test, refine, launch, iterate
YOU'LL NEED TO HAVE:
  • PhD in relevant discipline (Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, Mathematics, etc.)
  • Solid relevant Masters, with 2 years of Data Science professional experience
  • Comfort manipulating and analyzing complex, high-volume, high-dimensional data from varying sources
  • A strong passion for empirical research and for answering hard questions with data
  • A flexible analytic approach that allows for results at varying levels of precision
  • Ability to communicate complex quantitative analysis in a clear, precise, and actionable manner
  • Experience with at least one scripting language such as Python
  • Familiarity with relational databases and SQL
  • Expert knowledge of an analysis tool such as R or Matlab
  • Experience working with large data sets, experience working with distributed computing tools a plus (Map/Reduce/Hadoop, Scala/Spark, Vertica, PySpark/AWS)
_Contact_:
TO APPLY/ DISCUSS FURTHER simply email charlie@starbridgepartners.com your resume or LinkedIn Profile URL.

All inquiries will be confidential of course. This position will be filled in an expedient manner.


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