Data Scientist (PhD) Data Curation

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, États-Unis
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Analytic Recruiting Inc.
  • 13 nov. 17 2017-11-13

A New York based hedge fund is looking for Data Science Candidates (PhD) to work on data curation projects that will be part of a team that will turn large data sets of structured, semi-structured and unstructured data into unified data for analysis and equity investment insights. Prior Experience in the financial markets is not required.

A New York based hedge fund is looking for Data Science Candidates (PhD) to work on data curation projects that will be part of a team that will turn large data sets of structured, semi-structured and unstructured data into unified data for analysis and equity investment insights. Prior Experience in the financial markets is not required.

Responsibilities:

  • Aid with data curation, data clean up and the buildout of models that will enable the team to identify data driven investment signals
  • Manage data throughout its lifecycle to ensure that the data can be retrievable for future use
  • Monitor and Mitigate Information for redundancy and transparency
  • Help with the process of curating, cleaning and integrating data to enable scalability of analysis
  • Creatively source, aggregate and analyze massive amounts of data
  • Use Machine Learning applications on unstructured data to extract investment insights
  • Use Business Intelligence applications to identify investment signals and trends
  • Use Statistical Analysis and Modeling to identify interesting investment opportunities

Requirements:

  • Must have an advanced quantitative degree (PhD) strongly preferred
  • Must have strong computer science skills
  • Must have strong statistical programming experience
  • Must have experience working with large data sets and metadata
  • Must have experience working on data curation projects-turning structured and unstructured data into unified data for analysis and insights
  • Programming languages preferred (Apache Spark, R, Matlab, Pandas)
  • Must be able to have creative analytical skills to identify investment signal and trends
  • Must be able to work in a collegial but time sensitive investment environment

Keywords: Data Curation, Pandas, Apache Spark, R, Machine Learning, Business Intelligence, Text Mining, Data Scientist, Web Scraping, NoSQL, Parsing, Python, Scripting, Data Analyst, MapReduce, Hadoop, Java

Please refer to Job 22908 - and send MS Word attached resume to jeg@analyticrecruiting.com