Senior Data Scientist
New York County, New York, USA , Negotiable
2019-09-12 19:13:44 +0100
My client, a provider of data analytics software in NYC, is currently seeking a Senior Data Scientist to join the team. They were recently acquired by one of the top leading investment firms, giving them unparalleled access to huge amounts of data from a large number of their fortune 500 clients.
As a Senior Data Scientist, you will design data products and machine learning systems. You will conduct research on alternative datasets, and write proficient code. You will also collaborate and lead projects with other product managers, engineers, and clients.
-Masters/PHD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or related field.
-5+ years of industry experience
-Experience modelling on alternative data.
-Python proficiency is needed.
-Experience building distributed ML systems using Apache Spark.
-Knowledge of MLlib
-Familiarity with decision trees, random forests, gradient boosting, clustering with K-means, linear and non-linear dimensionality.
-Has NLP expertise
-Has worked with GitHub projects
-Recipient of Kaggle awards
-Has worked with Knowledge Graphs
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