Senior Data Scientist

  • Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Glocomms
  • 17 Jan 19

Job Title: Senior Data Scientist Location: London; United Kingdom Salary: Competitive Department: Risk Division

Job Title: Senior Data Scientist

Location: London; United Kingdom

Salary: Competitive

Department: Risk Division

Our client is a leading Investment Bank based in the heart of the City of London, well recognized for their focus on cutting edge technology and innovation. Throughout 2019 the bank is continuing to invest heavily in their data science department, therefore the are looking to expand their team.

Responsibilities:
* Be an innovator of new cutting-edge practices and presenting results across the Risk division.
* Provide technical thought leadership, sharing knowledge and R&D results to increase technical standards within the Innovation Team (peer-to-peer) and the wider Risk community;
* Oversee the development, testing and implementation aspects of developments, using innovative approaches and exploring the use of new technical/visual/statistical methods;
* Strive for the highest standards of design, technical competency, accuracy and coding.

Requirements:

* Minimum Bachelor's Degree in a numerate or computer science subject with knowledge of advanced analytical techniques;
* Good experience and passion about development and implementation of predictive analytics, automation, cognitive computing (e.g. text analytics, image recognition), visualisation or similar applied data science areas.
* Be proficient in

  • Python, R, Matlab, C, SAS, Java, Spark, VBA etc.

  • Data extraction, cleansing and manipulation both in database (SQL) and using in memory/dynamic visual approaches.

  • IBM Bluemix, MS Azure, AWS, Web development or similar

  • Cognitive computing

  • Analytical and data science infrastructure and ecosystems.

Perks:

  • Opportunity to work alongside and learn from the top tech professionals in the industry.

  • Get 'hands on' experience with machine learning algorithms, cognitive computing, data visualisation.

  • 'My Discounts' for all employees, with great discounts, cash back savings and offers across hundreds of brilliant high street brands, travel, tickets, gym memberships and much more.

  • Pension

  • Healthcare package.

  • Childcare Vouchers.

  • And an amazing view of London :)