Data Scientist - Investment Banking

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Matt Jones

  • Contact email:

    matthew.jones@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00025600_1545060696

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-15

  • Consultant:

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Xcede's Data Science recruitment team are working with one of the world's largest investment banks who are investing heavily in building out a dedicated machine learning and AI capability. Earlier this year they hired an impressive Director of Data Science from a non-financial background who is heading up this build which sits in the digital group within their global transaction banking division.

They are looking to add several Data Scientists to the team who will be responsible for building data products across the group. This is one of the most exciting Data Science team builds in finance in recent years, and is a fantastic opportunity to have a huge impact working in one of the world's most widely renowned banks.

Requirements:
*MSc or PhD in Statistics, Machine Learning, Mathematics, or a similar scientific field
*Strong machine learning background
*Experience working with big data tools and platforms (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Impala, etc.)
*Experience data mining and querying using SQL and Spark
*Strong data visualisation background

If you are interested in this or other Data Scientist opportunities please contact Matthew Jones on matthew.jones@xcede.co.uk or +44(0)203 301 9931. Unfortunately this position is only available to candidates eligible to work in the EU without sponsorship.

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