Senior Data Scientist - New York - R, Python, Machine Learning

$160,000 | New York | Permanent

Posted 11 days ago


Senior Data Scientist - New York - R, Python, Machine Learning

Key Skills: R, Python, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Bayesian modeling, data visualization, Unstructured data

Salary: up to $160,000 base salary + good benefits

A leading Global Consultancy based in New York is looking for a Senior Data Scientist who will be a key part of their Data Science strategy moving forward.

You will report directly to the Vie-President of Data Science and look to implement Data Science techniques in creative ways for a variety of client projects. This will involve complex statistical techniques such as Machine Learning, Bayesian Methods, Artificial Intelligence, Decision Trees and Random Forest. You will be given significant creative remit so being a self starter is key as is communicating Data Science concepts to a non-technical audiences. You will also be heavily involved in cutting edge unstructured data projects which will involve Text Mining and Voice analytics.

The Consultancy deals with leading Blue Chip clients in every sector so there will be a lot of variety.

Essential Skills:

- Expert skills in either R or Python

- Strong experience of Machine Learning, Bayesian Methods, Decision trees is a must

- A PhD in a numerical subject such as Mathematics, Physics, Economics, Statistics or simililar

- Commercial Data Science experience, consultancy experience is desirable but not essential

- Strong and confident communication skills are also key

Consultancy that has been very profitably, growing in size year on year so great scope for progression. Please contact Andrew Jackson of Interquest on 929 217 6451.

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.