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Senior Data Scientist

  • Location

    United States Virgin Island, United States Virgin Island

  • Sector:

    Data Science

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  • Salary:

    US$120000.00 - US$150000.00 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Lewis Adams-Dunstan

  • Email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -062019-83805_1560867885

  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Our client, a cool cutting edge fintech company who are harnessing the power of data analytics and artificial intelligence to tailor financial advice/solutions through their innovative mobile application, is looking for a highly experienced and motivated Senior Data Scientist to join their team.

The main objective of our clients Data Science team is to improve the services being offered via their core product. This has a direct impact on the overall user experience. By designing and constructing data-driven models, the Data Science Team is able to provide users with indispensable knowledge and meaningful advice on how they can achieve their personal finance goals.

The app helps you:

- Select the best financial products for your needs

- Taking the right actions to improve your credit score

- Anticipate your future financial health based on your current financial status and history

With these goals in mind, their engineering team use the latest cloud technologies and machine learning tools in order to exploit the potential of data analytics. There are always new and interesting projects on the horizon too!

Skills required:

- 5+ years of experience in Java, Spring and MySQL (or any relational database) and Python

- Experience with databases (including NoSQL)

- Experience in machine learning frameworks and libraries

- Supervised and Unsupervised learning

- Machine learning concepts and techniques: Regularization, Boosting, Random Forests, Decision Trees, Bayesian models, Neural networks, Support Vector Machines (SVM)

- Experience with the whole ETL data cycle (extract, validate, transform, clean, aggregate, audit, archive)

- Proven background leading projects/teams as you will be the lead Data Scientist and have 2 others reporting into you directly.

Package includes:

- Potential for stock options after the first year

- Regular salary review and advancement opportunities based on periodic evaluations

- Health benefits

- This position can be performed fully remotely from within or outside the US. In case you will be working from outside the US, please be aware this position requires an overlap with EST business hours.