Data Science Engineer

  • Competitve
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Open Systems Technologies
  • 05 Dec 17 2017-12-05

Our client is a financial services, data and multiformat media company, highly respected in the market for its leading data, managed services, analytics and equity trading platforms. They are looking to add a skilled research scientist and data science engineer to their machine learning efforts. The company is developing a host of new applications, including market impact indicators, streaming social media analysis, topic clustering, risk analysis and market predictive analyses – the research engineer would provide a central contribution to the development of these new initiatives.


  • Design and build systems that solve difficult problems involving text, time series and complex data
  • Build entirely new prediction models
  • Write and maintain production level Python and C++
  • Publish research findings



  • Industry experience working with C++ and Python, including knowledge of STL and Boost
  • A bachelor’s or Masters in CS, MIS or Data Science program – a PhD in Machine Learning or Natural Language processing is an advantage
  • Strong background in NLP and Machine Learning
  • Strong mathematics background in probability and statistics
  • Top-tier publication history
  • Experience developing machine learning using time-series data
  • Good knowledge of Spark