Sr. Data Scientist
Our client, a proprietary trading firm in downtown Chicago, is looking for a seasoned Data Scientist to join their team. This role will sit in a newly created group that is being tasked with working on projects that will help the company work more efficiently. You will be given the opportunity to work within a very innovative group that is answering interesting business questions for their trading business and investment companies.
-Converting human pattern recognition and decision-making processes into automated aspects of the trading workflow.
-Discovering innovative solutions to known problems that will support and expand their core business.
-Driving the firm forward with new ideas that will impact the way they leverage market data.
-Mentoring junior researchers
5+ years experience in a quantitative field, with at least 2 of those years focused on machine learning or deep learning.
Extensive knowledge of statistical modeling.
Ability to work independently and complete projects in a timely manner.
Experience working with large, messy or incomplete data sets.
Expertise in Python (Pytorch and Tensorflow preferred) and SQL.
Salary range varies depending on level.
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