Data Scientist Lead Consultant

Location: New York, NY, United States
Date Posted: 09-12-2017
Data Scientist Lead Consultant
Role requires broad knowledge of the current machine learning and statistical modeling methods and an understanding of how such methods are applied to trader and employee compliance, specifically in Financial Services Industry. This is a complex, multi-functional, cross-platform domain which will require expertise in the data science.

  • Degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Operations Research, Physics or other quantitative discipline like Financial engineering.
  • 5 years of relevant quantitative and qualitative research and analytics experience.
  • 3+ years of experience in building machine models in R, Python or  SAS , using techniques such as Random Forest, ANN, SVM, logistic regression.
  • Hands-on expertise with SQL databases such as Oracle is required.
  • Knowledge of implementing streaming models (dynamic / incremental models) such as streaming K-means and Streaming Random Forest is desired.
  • Compliance experience is a plus
  • Develop the next generation of predictive models for Compliance surveillance by combining machine learning and business domain expertise in Trade and communication surveillance.
  • Conduct the advanced data analytics and develop design algorithms.
  • Build models and frames business scenarios.
  • Have  the ability to face off to, influence and engage stakeholders from the Compliance and Infrastructure Functions
  • Part of strategic IT articulation around IT architecture and data models to address implementation requirements.
  • Work with data stewards to ensure that the information used is in compliance with the regulatory and security policies in place
  • Employ the appropriate algorithm to discover patterns using scenario modeling
  • Ability to work with a team of program/project managers, technical leads, and remote delivery teams.

Sanjay Sharma
408 620 5092
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