VP – Lead Data Scientist

Location: New York, NY

Salary: $150,000 to $200,000

Our client is one of the worlds leading investment banks with over 20,000 employees and offices across the world. The Lead Data Analyst will work closely with the Business Intelligence team and with clients to develop and define opportunities and risks.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop recommendations that inform business and HR decision-making
  • Consult with HR and business leaders to identify business problems, risks and opportunities
  • Offer actionable analysis and reporting to managers and executives, and interface with HR and other business functions
  • Define appropriate approaches and solve problems through rigorous analytic techniques that may include machine learning, text mining, process mining, network analysis, and data visualization
  • Develop clear and compelling storylines, accompanying visualizations, and recommendations
  • Apply new methodologies in the intersection of applied machine learning, computer science and statistics and make approximations where needed to build scalable algorithms

Experience required:

  • 7 to 12 Years of statistical analysis experience from a consulting or financial services firm
  • Experience building algorithms and predictive analytics
  • MS/PhD degree in Statistics, Computer Science, or related field
  • Demonstrated proficiency in computational tools such as Python, R, SPSS, SQL and a strong understanding of applied statistics theory