Robert Walters

Data Scientist (FinTech, Startup, up to 50k)

Job description

The hiring company is a Fintech Startup, looking for data scientist to join their tech team!

Responsibilities

  • Perform data analysis and provide insightful comments for business questions from senior management
  • Explain the model strengths and weaknesses to both technical and business stakeholders
  • Extract and visualise data using Business Intelligence Tool to support the daily operation
  • Build and apply machine learning algorithms (data mining, machine learning, time series forecasting, model simulation, sentiment analysis, text mining, etc.) to analyse large amounts of data
  • Observe and discover new usage of data which might be value-added to the business
  • Maintain the data infrastructure in cloud and manage the data pipeline used for the reporting, analysis and modelling
  • Develop and maintain strong effective working relationships with key management personnel and internal client base including data engineers, BA’s and directly with the services/businesses

Requirements

  • A bachelor degree or above in Statistics, Computer Science, Data Science or related disciplines
  • At least 4 years’ experience in data analytics/data science role in solving real business problem using machine learning, statistical modelling or deep learning
  • Proficiency in SQL, functional programming and Object Oriented Programming in Python is a must
  • Candidates with experience in credit risk modelling / insurance / trade finance will be an advantage
  • Working experience and solid understanding in Time Series Modeling, Simulation and Clustering algorithm are highly advantaged
  • Familiarity with business intelligence tools (AWS QuickSight, Tableau, PowerBI) is advantaged
  • Experience in AWS Redshift, S3, Glue and other data processing services is advantaged
  • Knowledge in database, data lake and parallel processing is beneficial
  • Experience in data engineering and developing ETL task using Spark is beneficial
  • Strong data storytelling skill and able to formulate and solve the business problem in a data-driven way
  • Excellent communications and stakeholder management skills, written and verbal English


The hiring company is a Fintech Startup, looking for data scientist to join their tech team!

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