Data Scientist (Financial Services)
Posted Tuesday 18th June 2019
Start date Aug – Oct 2019
Meraki Talent’s leading global Asset Servicing client is shortlisting for a Data Scientist to join their Risk and Compliance function on a permanent basis in Edinburgh. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing business and have ownership over your role. This role forms a key part of the businesses Risk and Compliance function developing models and analysing data to ensure that transaction activity meets regulatory requirements.
What can the company offer you?
-A fantastic work life balance and the opportunity to work from home
-Job security, whilst other organisations are moving work away from Edinburgh, our client is expanding their operations in Scotland
-One of the most competitive packages on the market, including a generous holiday entitlement, bonus and a fantastic pension
Responsibilities of the Data Scientist (Financial Services):
-Developing data analytics and models to support the businesses Risk Management function and monitor products, sales and post-sale risks
-Delivering regulatory compliance analytics through data management, visualisation and statistical analysis
-Design and deploy various analytical and predictive models
-Enable the business to monitor transaction activity
Background of the Data Scientist (Financial Services):
-Postgraduate qualification (MSc/PhD ect) in a quantitative discipline
-At least three years’ experience working in an analytical role
-Experience working within a Risk Management function
-Experience working within Financial Services, essential
-Knowledge of statistical packages R, Python, SQL ect and data visualisation
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Ben wants: Data Science, Financial Services, Python, R, Data Modelling, Edinburgh
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