Senior Data Scientist

  • Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hays Finance Technology Singapore , EA Licence No: 07C3924
  • 28 Jun 17

Proven experience in Machine Learning and Big Data technologies in Finance.

Proven experience in Machine Learning and Big Data technologies in Finance.

Your new company

A leading financial organization in Singapore.

Your new role

As part of an Analytics Centre of Excellence (COE) team, you will work either individually or in project teams as a subject matter expert to deliver new Big Data and Machine Learning solutions for our business partners. You will:

  • Design analytical solutions/experiments to solve various strategic business problems through engagement and research.
  • Build and deploy Machine Learning Algorithms, Advanced Analytics, and Data Visualization across the region.
  • Support the Enterprise Data Architecture and Governance Program in developing and transforming the Analytics Capabilities across the group
  • Partner with assigned teams and/or business units to provide deep expertise and advisory on data analytics needs
  • Strong knowledge of data and analytics architecture to ensure analytics objectives are aligned to business priorities.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Minimum 5 years of Machine Learning experience in banking / financial services / consulting industry with proven end-to-end delivery involvement.
  • Someone who can independently formulate a problem with stakeholders and able to 'connect the dots'.
  • Possess the ability to query and use large, robust data sets across traditional Data Warehouse and Hadoop platforms. Working knowledge of Hive is a must. Spark/Hadoop a major plus.
  • Experienced in Data Visualisation tools like Tableau or Qliksense.
  • A strong communicator, with clear articulation of analytical findings through presentations
  • Min. Masters in Analytics or Mathematical discipline. PhDs are more than welcomed.
  • An analytical mind and team player to build strong business partnerships

What you'll get in return

Alongside a competitive salary, this is an opportunity to be part of an exciting transformation journey with a well-established organisation.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position within Data Science, please contact Daen Huang at +65 63030158 or email for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Registration Number: 200609504D, EA License: 07C3924, Registration ID Number: R1658977