Senior Data Scientist

Company Name: Point72 Asset Management, L.P.
Location: New York, NY
Date Posted: 07th May, 2016
  • Query SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Run scripts and other machine learning tools on unstructured and / or raw data to extract insights
  • Use BI and other tools to understand trend inflections, flag data integrity issues and present findings to portfolio manager
  • Apply statistical modeling and data mining tools on various data sets to generate financial forecasts
  • Ability to think creatively
  • Ability to traverse big picture as well as finer details
  • Willingness to teach as well as learn
  • History of working with varied and complex data sets to extract actionable insights
  • Master’s degree in Statistics or Computer Science from top tier university
  • Programming: (C++, Java, Python, R, Scala, etc)
  • Machine learning
  • BI tools (Qlikview, Tableau)
  • Statistical modeling (R, SPSS, SAS)