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New York, New York - USD Full Time Posted: Saturday, 9 November 2019

Data Scientist - Alternative Data

Data Scientist required to source and build models with alternative data sources to serve Hedge funds & Government bodies. Understanding the Internet is one of the most interesting problems of this generation and this Start-Up look to build on their early understanding of the relevant Data in order to serve Fortune 500 companies as well.

The company's flagship machine learning product uses masses of open source data to extract insights that allow this SME to stay ahead of the their competition.

The Main skills required for the position of Data Scientist include:

  • MS/PhD in a STEM/Quantitative Subject such as Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Physics
  • 1 Years worth of commercial experience working with Data Science in an environment where the recipient is profiting from it.
  • Knowledge of a variety of Machine Learning models - such as decision trees, logistic regression, SVM
  • There would be particular interest using innovative models such as deep learning applied to behavioral sciences, Social sciences psychology or consumer behavior such as Convolutional Neural Networks, Artificial Neural networks etc.

The Director of Data Science is returning from a Data Convention on Wednesday 24th April 2019 and is able to start interviewing from then on. They are able to get the right individual started as soon possible.

Salary is $130,000 - $160,000

Location: Lower East Side, Manhattan

New York, New York, United States of America
X4 Group Ltd
X4 Group Ltd
11/9/2019 5:10:01 AM

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