Data Scientist (Alternative Data Hedge Fund)
INDUSTRY Data Science and Engineering
LOCATION New York
CONTRACT TYPE permanent
SALARY $225,000 - $325,000

We are the most sought after hedge fund in New York City, and we are hiring a Senior Data Scientist to join a new role of ours. If you are excited about new challenges and becoming a leader in our new space, then this is the place for you.

 

What Is The job?

 

This is a new role as a Senior Data Scientist in one of our fund's most important divisions. You will be using your Machine Learning and Quantitative experience to apply data science analysis to our private equity portfolio for the first time. Your analysis will help us both expand out our portfolio to help in acquisitions, as well as to help implement advanced analytics for use with our investments to aid in their profitability. 

 

You will be helping to build out a new team in this effort. Since this is a new role, there is no team in place currently, so you will help to build it going forward.

 

This role will involve "customer" interaction since you will be working closely with our portfolio companies to gather data, implement data science solutions, and guide them to maximize profitability. You should be comfortable and excited about working with these external stakeholders.

 

Who Are We?

 

We are one of the largest and most well-known hedge funds in the world with over $50 Billion in assets. We use cutting-edge technology towards trading and investment strategies. We recognize the role that data plays in the world of finance, and explore every possible avenue of harnessing it to its fullest potential.

 

What Skills Do You Need?

 

• You should have advanced experience with building Machine Learning models.

 

• Master's or Ph.D. in a quantitative or computational field.

 

• It's a "plus" if you have management experience or experience building a data science team.

 

Compensation

 

• $225,000 - $325,000 total compensation

 

• Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage

 

• In-office gym, great culture, and amazing learning environment

 

What's In It For You?

 

This is a phenomenal opportunity for an experienced Data Scientist to join a great organization and make an impact immediately. If you are someone who thrives wearing multiple hats and never turns down a challenge, we would love to hear from you!

 

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