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Data Scientist

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £70,000-£80,000 plus package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 171532GR
  • Sector: Banking
Job Description

I have been engaged by a really interesting and progressive banking group to help them with the expansion of their data science team. the team is working on a range of projects across the financial crime space, with a mandate to innovate and build new technical solutions to help the bank fight financial crime.


Working as part of this focused team, examples of typical pieces of work would include: Design & build of algorithms and deploying machine learning techniques to detect financial crime risk, building analytical models to assist with the filtering of alerts generated by existing financial crime systems to limit the number of false positives produced by the systems.



  • Ideally a Masters degree or equivalent in a technical, scientific or statistical discipline
  • Strong knowledge of data base systems and SQL
  • Experience working with machine learning techniques
  • Background working with R & Python and the ability to learn new languages when required
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