Senior Data Scientist

  • Location

    New York

  • Sector:

    Data Science

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Circa $180,000

  • Contact:

    Jason Rumney

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    AAJR 90393

  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Jason Rumney

A fast-growing new-age analytics company based in New York who are powering Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence are seeking a Data Scientist to join their team.

The role:

  • You will be a senior representative in front of a client where you will have the opportunity to construct and deliver high-end analytics solutions delivered from a cutting-edge big-data machine learning platform.
  • As part of the role you will be expected you to be proactive, high energy and detail oriented and to take total accountability for client delight and growth.


  • At least 3 years of experience as a Data Scientist
  • Experience in Banking and Financial Services, Customer Experience, e-commerce domain is a plus.
  • Strong understanding of ML libraries and applications e.g. Neural Net, SVMs, Boosting methods and implementation using R/Python. Should have an academic paper level understanding of math e.g. linear algebra, calculus etc.
  • Ability to code on SAS/R for data munging, analysis and insights and/or languages like Python for creating efficient production ready code
  • Managing delivery of projects incl. timely communication, setting milestones and tracking
  • Minimum 3 years hands-on coding experience with either of SAS/R/Python/Hive/Pig and demonstrated strong proficiency.
  • PhD, MBA, B.Tech, Masters in Economics / Statistics / Mathematics,
  • Should be comfortable working in a fast-paced startup / small office environment



Our clients are offering a package of up to $180,000 plus benefits for the right opportunity.