Research Scientist - Machine Learning and NLP (C++ / Python)

Confidential Company  •  New York, NY

8 - 10 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/28/18 by Radhika Arora
Confidential Company
New York, NY
8 - 10 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/28/18 Radhika Arora

Our client is a financial services, data and multiformat media company, highly respected in the market for its leading data, managed services, analytics and equity trading platforms.

They are looking to add a skilled research scientist and data science engineer to their machine learning efforts. 

The company is developing a host of new applications, including market impact indicators, streaming social media analysis, topic clustering, risk analysis and market predictive analyses – the research engineer would provide a central contribution to the development of these new initiatives.

Role:

  • Design and build systems that solve difficult problems involving text, time series and complex data
  • Build entirely new prediction models
  • Write and maintain production level Python and C++
  • Publish research findings

Profile:

  • Industry experience working with C++ and Python, including knowledge of STL and Boost
  • A bachelor’s or Masters in CS, MIS or Data Science program – a PhD in Machine Learning or Natural Language processing is an advantage
  • Strong background in NLP and Machine Learning
  • Strong mathematics background in probability and statistics
  • Top-tier publication history
  • Experience developing machine learning using time-series data
  • Good knowledge of Spark

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