Data Scientist - Machine Learning / Python - Banking

London

£550 - £650 a day

Data Scientist - Machine Learning / Python - Banking My client a global Bank is looking to hire a Data Scientist for a long term programme of work. The role will be working on a new programme to greatly improve the ability to quickly forecast and produce consistent and accurate data across all levels of the organisation. This will involve working closely with a variety of fragmented systems across a range of locations and looking at ways to reduce reliance on manual processes and continuously striving for best practice. In support of this there is a need to develop various Machine Learning algorithms to identify automated ways of producing predictive analytics.

Candidates will need: Strong Data Science background (including Regression, Classification & Regression Trees and Clustering) Proven track record producing and implementing Machine Learning models into production to improve business processes Good commercial coding experience with Python data science stack (Pandas, Jupyter and Scikit-Learn) Exposure to Hadoop and PySpark Big Data tooling Any financial modelling experience across Risk, Trading or Financial Planning would be beneficial Awareness of technological advances to ensure boundaries are constantly being expanded

Posted by Vertus Partners, 12 Jun