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AVP Data Science | Investment Bank | New York

Job Title: AVP Data Science | Investment Bank | New York
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH15610_1498514018
Contact Name: Michellie McDonald O'Brien
Contact Email: michellie.mcdonald-obrien@twentyrecruitment.com
Job Published: June 26, 2017 22:53

Job Description

Our client is a leading investment bank located in Midtown Manhattan, and is looking to add a Data Scientist at the AVP level to their Financial Crime Analytics Unit. The Data Scientist will help lead the efforts to optimize data for the transaction monitoring team by means of new and improved quantitative and statistical methods.

The main responsibilities in this position are heavily focused on the research, design and implementation of machine learning and predictive forecasting techniques that can be applied to financial crime. The Data Scientist will provide analytics support to the AML Transaction monitoring team, and supporting the growth of the team by means of generating new ideas. Will also engage with various stakeholders, including the technology teams and the Financial Intelligence Unit as

To apply, you must have a Master's Degree in a quantitative discipline with roughly 3 years of experience in financial crime and data science. The technologies that will be used include SAS, R, and Python; exposure to data visualization tools such as Tableau and machine learning tools are also preferred for in this position. Further, the most successful candidate will have a coachable and proactive attitude, willing to learn and take part in a fast-paced and dynamic banking environment.

For more information, please contact Michellie at 646-766-1203.