KDnuggets Home » Jobs » Senior Data Scientist (Inv / Risk / Marketing) NY & BOS | Recent PhD ( 17:n06 )

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.


Sign Up

By subscribing you accept KDnuggets Privacy Policy