Experienced Data Scientist / Paris / Zurich

  • $ Base + Sign On USD
  • Paris, Ile-de-France, France Paris Ile-de-France FR
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Eka Finance
  • 19 Sep 18 2018-09-19

Paris start up are looking to add an experienced data scientist to their team. You can be based in either Paris or Zurich.



Identify, analyse, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets.

Create, implement, test and optimize models and algorithms.

Retrieve a wide variety of datasets and integrate them into the data pipeline.

Continuously provide ideas to improve  the solution.







PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Computational Linguistics, Artificial Intelligence or related field with 3+ years of relevant industry experience.


Experience with Deep Learning (any experience of RNN, LSTM, GRY, DFF and GANs).


At least 3- 5 years of experience as a Data Scientist, quantitative researcher or in a similar role in a fin -tech firm.


Experience working with large data sets, including classification, regression, distribution analysis, and predictive modelling.


Experience applying statistical tests to large data sets.


Programming skills in SQL, TSQL, SQL Server or PL-SQL.


Strong programming experience with Python and ability to write quality production code

Strong knowledge and experience with databases (PostgreSQL, PostGIS)

Experience with QGIS, statistics and cloud technologies (Google Cloud, Docker) are a plus

Worked previously in ‘agile’ team(s) and are looking forward to doing it again,

Are comfortable working in English; you have a great read, good spoken command of it.



The firm is conducting interviews and ready to hire immediately.



Please send a PDF resume too quants@ekafinance.com