Data Scientist - Global Functions

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Location: Singapore

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Compliance is a global function that brings together all aspects of regulatory and financial crime risk management. Acting as risk stewards, and incorporating a range of specialist teams, we work together with the business and leverage advanced technology to help HSBC navigate a complex regulatory landscape and embed a sustainable approach to compliance risk management that supports safe growth and serves customers fairly. Compliance aspires to continuously raise the bar and set leading standards across the industry to help HSBC safeguard its customers and the communities within which it operates.

We are currently seeking a high calibre professional to join our team as a Data Scientist.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Working as part of a team, the role holder will contribute to the development of HSBC’s machine learning-based capabilities for the pro-active identification of financial crime risks, using Big Data frameworks
  • Working at the leading edge of analytics, the role requires the job holder to apply the best possible combination of applied mathematics, statistics, advanced computing (machine learning, artificial intelligence), visualisation and data engineering to the area of combatting financial crime
  • The role holder will bring the ability to work with extremely large, complex data sets. The ability to manipulate these datasets accordingly to generate insight from them and to be able to visualise those insights for both technical and non-technical audiences and users
  • The role holder must demonstrate a strong desire to develop and use technical skills. The role holder will be writing code for the application of advanced analytics in the area financial crime risk and must be able to critically interpret and analyse the results produced
  • The role holder must be able and willing to use advanced computing assets in order to achieve real practicable results. The candidate must be able to handle areas of uncertainty. The role holder must have a demonstrable interest and capability in computer sciences and new technology

Qualifications

Requirements

  • Post graduate degree (preferably PhD) in a quantitative/science subject or Computer Science
  • A combination of applied mathematics, statistics, advanced computing (machine learning, artificial intelligence), visualisation, data engineering. Specific domain expertise in the area of combatting financial crime and/or a strong R&D background an advantage
  • Extensive experience in Python and SQL
  • Experience working with big data frameworks
  • Experience with the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) in particular and with Tensorflow and Tensorflow Extended (TFX) are strong advantages
  • Demonstrable, inquisitive nature with the ability to pursue lines of inquiry independently
  • Can communicate/present fluently to audiences at differing ability levels on fields outside of their own technical domain
  • Demonstrable interest in the Financial Crime subject area and context

To be considered for this role, the relevant rights to work in Singapore is required.

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