Forensic Data Analytics Senior Data Scientist, London
With high-profile corporate fraud and regulatory non-compliance cases at the forefront of the news, it is more important than ever for businesses to maintain the authoritative knowledge it takes to investigate, detect, prevent and monitor for risks. Additionally, with the growing volumes of disparate data, and increasing global regulatory scrutiny and changing regulations, it is critical for businesses to expand traditional siloed monitoring methods to emerging technology to accelerate intelligent decision making and build more efficient finance, legal and compliance functions.
EY’s Forensic Data Analytics (FDA) team is a global, data-focused group within the Forensics and Integrity Services department. Our team supports clients in dealing with the complex issues of fraud, regulatory compliance and business disputes. Our clients look to us to make it happen, and as a Forensic Data Analytics Senior Data Scientist, you’ll be right at the heart of that goal. It’s a role with far-reaching implications, so you’ll be working with senior stakeholders across a wide range of industries with some of the most innovative tools available.
With significant recent investment, we’re experiencing rapid growth in this area. Our Forensic Data Analytics team is working with industry- leading anti-fraud and forensic data analytics technologies to develop innovative recommendations to some of the most challenging fraud and risk issues around. Our diverse portfolio of clients across sectors such as Life Sciences, Government and Energy, along with the vast troves of data that we work with, make this a great place to develop your technical and business knowledge. You will be the technical lead in client discussions, with the opportunity to identify and define complex business problems that can be solved using Data Science, driving a team of highly capable data scientists to deliver innovative, effective, scalable solutions.
Your key responsibilities
You will balance your time between identifying innovative client problems suitable for Data Science, directly liaising with our clients to understand their complex requirements, formulating innovate methodologies and techniques to solve these issues and leading a team to deliver unique solutions.
Your key responsibilities will include the following:
To qualify for the role, you need to have
We’re interested in passionate leaders, with the intellectual curiosity to actively pursue new knowledge in the rapidly changing world of data. Naturally you’ll need a strong background in cutting edge tools and techniques to successfully complete a complex data analytics project. But we’re not just looking for strong technical skills – we’re interested in people that can nurture relationships, both internal and external, and are committed to intimately understanding our client’s needs. If you’re looking to become part of a community of advisors where you’ll make a measurable difference across some of the most prestigious businesses around, this role is for you.
What we look for
We are looking for tenacious and curious individuals with a desire to ‘get to the bottom’ of things. You will be both intellectually rigorous, with extremely strong analytical skills and a passion for data as well as adaptable and able to build strong relationships.
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer: