• $150000 - $200000 per annum
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Strategy
  • 23 Jan 18

Lead Data Scientist

  • Location: New York, NY, USA
  • Salary: $150000 - $200000 per annum
  • Job Type: Full time

Skills Advanced degree in a quantitative field 7+ years of programming experience in SAS, R, Python, SPARK, SQL, Hadoop. 7+ years experience in statistical modeling Strong understanding of linear regression Strong communication skills Prior experience in finance or insurance is a plus

Lead Data Scientist

Financial Services Firm
New York, NY
Circa: 150k-200k plus bonus and benefits
Benefits: Full health & dental, 401k, visa sponsorship, and an on site gym!

Key Skills: Statistical & Predictive Modeling, Machine Learning.


This established financial institution located in NYC is currently seeking to expand its innovative data driven analytics department over the 2018 year. The team targets to deliver and create innovative data driven solutions to solve complex problems for multiple areas of the business. This organization has access to a variety of data from both internal and external sources which provides the opportunity to be original and creative. This particular group is highly collaborative and the company is known to be a great place to work and build a career.


Job Summary
  • Lead complex research projects including data analysis and modeling projects
  • Develop and create innovative techniques to provide multiple business units with analytics to improve the business  
  • Use statistical methods and predictive modeling for analysis
  • Ability to communicate research findings to a variety of business members
  • Analyze and model both structured and unstructured data
  • Work to develop machine learning models
Skills
  • Advanced degree in a quantitative field
  • 7+ years of programming experience in SAS, R, Python, SPARK, SQL, Hadoop.
  • 7+ years experience in statistical modeling
  • Strong understanding of linear regression
  • Strong communication skills
  • Prior experience in finance or insurance is a plus

If you are interested in finding out more, please feel free to contact me directly at mailto:apply.a33ho1glmp0@phaidoninternational.aptrack.co.uk apply.a33ho1glmp0@phaidoninternational.aptrack.co.uk or at 646-647-3949.