Senior Data Scientist (FS Trading)

Job title: Senior Data Scientist (FS Trading)
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: $120,000 - $120000
Start date: 19-09-2021
Reference: PR/081137
Contact details: Joseph Gul
Contact email:
Job published: September 10, 2021 11:07
Senior Data Scientist – Financial Services (Trading)
JAC are currently recruiting 2 x experienced Senior Data Scientists to work with a highly respected global Financial Services (Trading) organisation.
Due to over achieving performances in 2020/2021, our established client are currently expanding their technology division across the APAC region. 
You can expect to receive transparent career progression, a competitive salary, bonus & package; as well as the opportunity to work on various innovative products across the APAC region.

The successful Senior Data Scientists will be operating as a technical lead, reporting into the APAC CTO.

Role & Responsibilities:  
  • Data model creation, development, visualization, deployment and optimization 
  • Applying state-of-art machine learning techniques such as RNN/DNN
  • Developing ML models for the Financial Services & Trading domains.  
  • Working closely alongside the CTO to develop innovative internal solutions
  • Working on Data Science products from ideation through to deployment

Experience & Qualifications:
  • Experience working as an experienced Data Scientist or Senior Data Scientist
  • Proficient in analyzing data, hands on coding and automating data handling through SQL, Python and R.
  • Experience implementing models in Machine Learning, Optimization, Neural Networks, and Artificial Intelligence
  • Professional or self taught experience with the Foreign Exchange Market (Forex) and Contract for Difference (CFD) is a necessity
  • A PhD, Masters or Bachelors in a quantitative field (e.g. Economics, Statistics, Sciences, Engineering, Computer Science) 
  • Fluent language skills in both Chinese & English due to liaising with various offices around the APAC region.

If this opportunity is of interest, then do not hesitate to contact Joe Gul on: 
+65 6411 0343 
Alternatively send a copy of your updated CV to: 

Please note due to a high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

Joe Gul
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