Junior Data Scientist

  • Location

    New York City

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    Data Science

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    Mia Monaghan

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A company founded by Artificial Intelligence visionaries and Machine Learning experts in 2013 are looking for a Junior Data Scientist to join their fast-growing team in New York City.

This role is a junior position and requires no commercial experience.However, applicants must have a completed PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Data Science, or another quantitative field in order to be considered.

About the company

  • Offices in New York (approx 30 people), London, Singapore, and Israel
  • Product so groundbreaking it has been referred to as "science fiction" on multiple occasions
  • Their product is a software that considers billions of possible hypotheses at scale. It's able to scan massive amounts of data and sifts it through a range of clarifiers – equations, definitions sentiments, locations – to build the best predictive model with a measurable business goal in mind. As the data changes the model adapts using adaptive machine learning algorithms


  • Solve various problems and make a true impact across unlimited domains and industries (Financial Risk, Health, E-commerce, Marketing, Oil & Gas Exploration etc.)
  • Translate complex data into meaningful insights
  • Partner with their customers’ Data Science teams, helping them optimize their use of the platform


  • PhD in Statistics, Computer Science or other quantitative field
  • Programming skills (Python, SQL, Scala, Java)
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Experience with large datasets and distributed computing (Hive/Hadoop, Spark)
  • Experience with statistical tools or packages (R / RapidMiner / Scikit)

Salary is very competitive - paying up to 120k + bonus + benefits + all that good stuff