Front Office Data Scientist - Financial Services - Banking

Job Title: Front Office Data Scientist - Financial Services - Banking
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £85000 - £125000 per annum
Reference: BBBH18826_1529429884
Contact Name: Carl Ashdown
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Job Published: June 19, 2018 18:38

Job Description

Front Office Data Scientist - Financial Services - Banking

Twenty Recruitment are partnered with a leading financial services client who are looking for a Front Office Data Scientist. No prior front office experience is required, so this is a great opportunity to move into this space.

As a Front Office Data scientist you will:

  • Build data science products in collaboration with research specialists and support from engineers
  • Turn models and analysis into data-drive products
  • Explore new and existing datasets which can be applied to investment research

Experience required:

  • Proficient coding experience, Python preferred.
  • Extensive experience with machine learning libraries and statistical analysis tools
  • Experience building data products and participation in a sprint-based agile environment.
  • Data engineering experience, including SQL and manipulating large structured or unstructured datasets for analysis.
  • Eagerness to develop a culture around alternative data sources
  • Experience with methods for causal inference with non-experimental data
  • Experience working with unstructured data and natural language processing
  • PhD / Msc in computer science, applied mathematics, or other quantitative/computational discipline.