Data Scientist

Company Name: Ayasdi
Location: New York, NY
Date Posted: 17th Oct, 2016
  • Directly interact with customers in the Financial Services industry to understand and help solve their data problems with Ayasdi Core
  • Become a master user and advocate of Ayasdi’s product
  • Serve as a technical and subject matter expert in Financial Services information technology, assisting sales during pre- and post- sales efforts.
  • Make scientific contributions while providing thought leadership in publications, peer-reviewed publications, speaking opportunities, presentations.
  • Interact and collaborate with engineers and product managers, relaying feedback from customers to continually develop our product

* MS or PhD in quantitative field
* 4+ years in a financial institute or related organization 
* Solid understanding of existing statistical and machine learning techniques. 
* Ability to translate analytic ideas into code using Python and one of the following: R, Java, C/C++, Matlab
* Familiarly with one or more data science toolkits such as Spark, Hadoop, scikit-learn and pandas
* Ability to travel 30% in the field as necessary