A Buy-Side Investment Manager based in New York is looking for a Data Scientist/ Statistician to join a new team as part of their CIO office. It is important that the Data Scientist has a PhD in Statistics as they will be responsible for analyzing large research data sets using quantitative and AI techniques to support and further develop the company's systematic investment programs. This will require end to end data science responsibilities such as data collection and data wrangling of structured and unstructured data, as well as developing models to provide insights used by various stakeholders.
The Data Scientist will need strong Statistical skills and will work closely with Portfolio Managers and other investment professionals to identify how and where performance is coming form as well as solve various problems using Machine Learning or Statistical methods.
Key Qualifications/ Skills
- PhD in Statistics
- 1+ years industry/ full time Data Science work experience
- Strong Machine Learning, Statistical, Model development background
- Strong programming skills in either Python or R
- SQL coding skills
- Great Communication skills
If interested in the role, please apply using the link. If you have questions, please reach out to Frazer Spackman for a confidential conversation.
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