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Data Scientist - New York, NY

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Ranked as a Fortune 100 Financial Services company, our client has an opening for a Data Scientist. Check out the qualifications below.  If you think that you meet these, please apply online. 


Title: Data Scientist

Location: New York City, NY

Domain: Financial Services

Note: This is a W2 position with Advantage Resourcing.  We offer benefits for purchase that include Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance as well as 401k plan.

Description: As a Data Scientist, you will be responsible for pushing the state of the art in organization-wide machine learning applications. As an in-house expert in machine learning analytics, this position involves working DMI data scientist to develop and apply the machine learning models to manage the data management space. We are looking for individuals who are intellectually curious, self-motivated and have advanced knowledge machine learning and artificial intelligence tools and techniques.



• Design, build, and optimize highly scalable data pipelines to assemble large, complex data sets from various different sources

• Be a key contributor to machine learning projects, helping translate business needs into an analytic plan, executing on the plan, and working on delivery of results

• Contribute to the development of training tools about data engineering, providing content to training materials and delivering training sessions

• Contribute to the evaluation of new software techniques and technologies, providing user testing and preparation of results


• 5+ years of reporting experience, analytics experience, or a combination of both; or a BS/BA degree or higher in a quantitative field such as applied math, statistics, engineering, physics, accounting, finance, economics, econometrics, computer sciences, or business/social and behavioral sciences with a quantitative emphasis and 3+ years of reporting experience, analytics experience, or a combination of both

• 2+ years of SQL experience

• 2+ years of development experience with languages like Python, Java, Scala, or R

• 1+ years of experience with Big Data/Hadoop tools like Spark, Hive, Kafka, and Map Reduce


• Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy

• Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills


• Familiar with statistical and machine learning techniques. This includes exploratory analysis, model building, visualization, and validation.

• Strong ability to design, build, automate, and optimize big data pipelines to extract value from large disconnected data stores

• Ability to work closely with data scientists and business partners to support data needs

• Ability to translate and summarize complex data into understandable, actionable information and recommendations

• Understanding of data structures and algorithms

• Experience with machine learning libraries such as MLlib, scikit-learn, H2O

• Experience with version control systems, especially Git

Adv Ref #: 331723


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New York, NY
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Posted Date:9/18/2018



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Job Title: Data Scientist

Location: New York, NY

Job Type: Temp Position

Reference ID: 331723

Posted Date: 9/18/2018

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