Data Scientist with Python

Company: SGA Inc.
Location: New York, New York, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 10.AUG.2021


Job Description Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for a Data Scientist with Python Development expertise for a Contr...


Job Description Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for a Data Scientist with Python Development expertise for a Contract assignment with one of our premier Financial Services clients in New York, NY. Responsibilities : Join a centralized data science team of Repo, Central Collateral and Margin Services IT team and assist in the development of tools for trading and operations utilizing machine learning technologies. Specifically, on an award-winning Margin Automation platform. Used advanced NLP to process unstructured data (eg emails, pdfs, chats, etc.) Required Skills: Minimum 5 years of software development experience prior to data science-related work Excellent knowledge of common machine learning algorithms Experience of building solutions with natural language (NLP) models Excellent Python development skills Designing and developing NLP applications Using effective text representation techniques, Named Entity Recognition and classification algorithms Must have experience implementing into production NLP solution(s) to solve business problem(s). Training and evaluating models Excellent working knowledge of common Python libraries including pandas, Scikit-learn, Keras, PyTorch and pyspark Proficiency with Jupyter notebooks Good understanding of database technology e.g. Oracle, SQL, NoSQL (e.g. Mongo) Good understanding of agile development practices in particular, we're looking for candidates capable of building maintainable automated tests including mocking Excellent academic background with MSc or PhD degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Statistics Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to work as part of a global team Preferred Skills: Web services using Flask, FastAPI Private/public cloud development experience including containerization Experience with MLOps tools (MLFLow, KubeFLow etc) Prior experience of Java or C# SGA is a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health & dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit. SGA accepts transfers of H1 sponsorship for most contracting roles. We are unable to sponsor for Right-to-Hire, Fulltime, or Government roles. All parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply for all roles. Only those authorized to work for government entities will be considered for government roles. Please inquire about our referral program if you would like to submit a candidate for any of our open or future job opportunities. SGA is an EEO employer. We encourage Veterans to apply. To view all of our available job postings and/or to learn more about SGA please visit us online at .

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