Data Engineer

Data Scientist

Ref: 926| Posted: 18th Oct 2021

Our client is an early-stage Fintech firm working towards market entry with its revolutionary platform. They are looking for the right person to join them as a Data Scientist to take their Machine Learning engine forward. The role will suit a candidate with an entrepreneurial mindset, willing to get involved at such an exciting and formative stage in the clints growth. 
  • Strong data science skills, including experience, preferably using Python (and associated libraries), SQL databases, data engineering and data visualisation.
  • Knowledge, both theoretical and applied, in a range of Machine Learning algorithms.
  • Experience developing and deploying different types of models within a commercial environment
  • Strong solution design skills and the ability to get into the details while seeing and understanding the bigger picture.
  • Ability to communicate complex analysis in a clear, precise, and actionable manner and sell these to a non-technical audience.
  • Experience in finance.
  • Experience with modern data tools and data technologies in the cloud.
  • Strong academic background in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, or a related field
This is a critical role for the firm and requires a hands-on Data Scientist to develop further and productionise the platform ready for their first clients. The opportunity is here for the right person to go on to lead and grow the Data Science function or, equally, for the right person to take this opportunity to gain invaluable commercial experience on a platform that is unique and disruptive in the financial sector.
This could be the place to develop yourself fast. It’s real work, real experience and offers real opportunities to enhance and collect skills.
As the client is pre-revenue and currently going through a major VC Funding round, they are prepared to offer the successful candidate significant equity prior to funding being in place