Data Scientist

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Location :
New York City, New York

Expiry Date :
Fri, 06 Nov 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :


We are looking for several of the best and brightest Data Scientists to
participate in a confidential marketplace called Matchbook that will connect
you with the most prestigious investment and asset management firms / hedge
funds in New York City.

Here s_How_It_Works
* to this job and complete your profile;
* Upon acceptance into the marketplace, a recruiter will reach out and
schedule brief 1 on 1 phone interview with you;
* If you qualify, your profile will be featured and then listed in front of
the best investment management firms seeking individuals like you;
* Receive interview requests, field offers and get hired;
* And here s the best part we will pay you a $500 signing bonus
the first day of your new role!
If you want the hard to find job opportunities in the marketplace to directly
choose you, as opposed to endless job searching across different sites and
recruiters, then please apply to be included in the marketplace. Space will be


Here s what we are looking for:
* o Must have a Bachelors of Science in Computer Science, Statistics,
Engineering, Physics, or related quantitative field with strong
record of academic achievement
o Experience using machine learning and specifically natural language
processing to mine unstructured data, extracting information from
documents such as electronic filings, contracts, news, patents etc.
o Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering,
decision tree learning, artificial neural networks, etc.) and their
real-world advantages/drawbacks.
o Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts
(regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and
proper usage, etc.) and experience with applications.
o Professional experience with one or more of Java, Hibernate,
Python, Scala, C/C++.
o Experience with Numerical / Scientific Python (NumPy, SciPy,
o Knowledge of machine learning pipelines using Scala / Spark or
Python / scikit-learn
o Possess intellectual curiosity and a strong passion for investing
and financial markets

o Masters degree or higher in Computer Science or related
quantitative field with specialization in natural language
processing and/or machine learning
o Over two years of work experience (outside of internships)
o Work experience in the financial services industry (ie hedge fund,
research firm, bank or alternative asset manager)
o Experience with distributed computing architectures
o Experience with tools for statistical computing (e.g. R, NumPy,
o Experience with big data technologies like Apache Spark, Hadoop,
Cassandra, etc.
If this sounds like you, please apply to this opportunity and someone from our
team will be in touch with you if you are the right fit.
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