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Job Title: VP/SVP Lead Principal Data Scientist

Company: Multinational Investment Firm

Corporate Title: Flexible Salary Range: Generous Package
Location: Singapore Date Open: Aug 2020

Responsibilities / Duties:

You will be part of a dynamic team that provides Data Science capabilities across investment management and corporate services functions.


  • You will play a key role in formulating, scoping, implementing, and evaluating data science solutions
  • You will have the opportunity to mentor junior data scientists and oversee multiple projects
  • You will have access to a variety of real-world, structured and unstructured data and the opportunity to apply data science techniques to extract insights that enhance efficiency, reliability and performance across Front, Middle, and Back Office
  • You will gain a holistic understanding of the asset management business and be part of the transformation Data and Artificial Intelligence bring to it
  • You will develop your data science chops, conceptual thinking and business acumen while leveraging on your technology know-how to bring value to the business
  • As a thought leader with a collaborative mind-set, you will work hand-in-hand with various facets of the business across Front, Middle, and Back Office, the extended Technology team as well as industry peers and partners
  • You will also collaborate with industry leading professionals and be exposed to extraordinary array of professional and personal growth opportunities at the intersection of international finance and technology

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • Master’s or PhD in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent
  • At least 7 years of relevant experience as a data scientist
  • A strong grounding in NLP, as well as a good grasp of Statistical methods and Machine Learning techniques
  • Able to be hands-on in data science projects, and also provide technical guidance and coaching to the data scientist team
  • Experience in dealing with large scale, noisy, and unstructured data
  • Experience/exposure to Financial Services industry will be a plus
  • Strong collaboration skills, ability to partner and work effectively across teams and with business stakeholders
  • Programming experience in Python and Hadoop/Spark, and SQL working proficiency
  • Good communication skills, ability to articulate technical concepts and drive discussions