Data Scientist - Research Strategy - Data Scientist - Research Strategy - …

Jefferies
à Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
CDI, Plein-temps
Dernière candidature, 05 août 20
Competitive
Jefferies
à Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
CDI, Plein-temps
Dernière candidature, 05 août 20
Competitive
Jefferies is seeking a Data Strategy Research Scientist to join the Data Strategy team in the UK, supporting both local and global initiatives.

 

Description

 

Company:

 

Jefferies, the world's only independent full-service global investment banking firm focused on serving clients for over 50 years, is a leader in providing insight, expertise and execution to investors, companies and governments. Our firm provides a full range of investment banking, sales, trading, research and strategy across the spectrum of equities, fixed income, and foreign exchange, in the Americas, Europe and Asia.

 

Role:

 

Jefferies is seeking a Data Strategy Research Scientist to join the Data Strategy team in the UK, supporting both local and global initiatives.

 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist Head of Data Strategy (based in the US) in creation of tools, coordination with sector team and evaluation of external alternative data vendors.
  • Coordinate with UK Product Management to ensure global alignment of resources data resources.
  • Advise and support UK sector teams on the integration of alternative datasets to address fundamental research questions.
  • Interact with key data partners to communicate business cases, company drivers and other KPIs relevant to fundamental evaluation.
  • Ingest/query/transform internal and external datasets to assist teams in knowledge extraction.
  • Interface with data vendors, internal research teams, internal sales and trading personnel, and institutional investors.
  • Conceive and executing on differentiated project ideas across sectors and data types.

 

Qualifications

 

Key qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience within the financial industry or similar roles
  • Keen interest in “data economy” within financial services.
  • Project Management experience
  • Prior experience in a strategic, quantitative or risk role is desirable
  • Knowledge of programing languages is required (Python, R, SQL, Scala)
  • Knowledge of Excel automation is extremely helpful (VBA, Macros)
  • Knowledge of financial modeling
  • Commercial mindset, with experience of either/or sales, research, consulting, buy-side or product management preferential
  • Motivated, intelligent, curious, hard-working, team player

 

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