We are currently seeking a highly motivated Data Scientist to join our Advisory practice, which is a leading provider of services to financial industry and large corporate clients of all industries.
To qualify for the role you must have
Bachelor or Master degree in Statistics, Computer science or equivalent
1-3 years of relevant professional experience, with solid exposure to analytics projects and particular focus on:
- Analysis of business requirements and identification of best suited data analytics techniques required for their support
- Designing, building, testing and validating analytics models using a large number of statistical and other quantitative techniques
- Usage of Databases, statistical packages for data manipulation and development of predictive and prescriptive models (i.e. R, Python, SAS, SPSS, SQL)
- Data modeling and Management, integration and manipulation of large disparate datasets (i.e. structured, semi-structured or unstructured)
- Experience presenting to and working with diverse audience across lines of business or functional areas
Familiar with data sourcing, data capture, data transformation and data preparation tools and techniques
Machine Learning theoretical knowledge and practical experience is a plus
Strong written and verbal communication, presentation and writing skills in English for both technical and business audiencesIn addition, the following skills would be welcomed
Understanding and practical experience with machine learning techniques and algorithms, such as k-NN, Naive Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests, etc
Programming experience in multiple tools/language/frameworks within the Big Data world (Hadoop, MongoDB, Neo4j, Spark, Hive, Hbase, Cassandra, etc.)
Familiar with modern visualization tool (Tableau, Qlikview, Spotfire, etc.)
Business understanding of the financial sector (banking) is a major asset
Experience working in a cloud environment
We are currently looking for capable, motivated professionals with 1 – 3 years of experience, to join the team as Data Scientist. The job entails developing advanced data analytics models to be used in solving business problems.
Being part of our Data & Analytics Team you will:
- perform data discovery and profiling to ensure good data quality
- identify appropriate modeling techniques to answer the most critical business questions
- use your analyses to infer well substantiated business insights in support of clients’ decision making
To do that, you will use clients’ in-house data as well as appropriate external data-sources.
You will also resort to various data management and visualization techniques to provide insight into the data.
Your portfolio of skills should cover a wide range of advanced statistical and machine learning techniques for classification, prediction, clustering, forecasting, as well as data management, data visualization, and optimization, applied to business context. Detailed responsibilities
Profile, review and verify the integrity, completeness, validity, accuracy and consistency of data used for analysis
Apply statistical or machine learning techniques design, and development of processes meant to operationalize derived analytical models into business applications
Identify value-added insights from data and present the results obtained into visualizations tools to support business understanding and decision making
Work closely with colleagues from other departments, in areas such as risk management, business optimization and customer intelligence, to derive additional insights from client available data
Support transformation processes towards a data centric culture
In Romania, EY has been a leader on the professional services market since its set up in 1992 and our over 700 team members in Romania and Moldova provide seamless assurance, tax, transactions, and advisory services to clients ranging from multinationals to local companies. Our offices are based in Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Timisoara, Iasi and Chisinau.
As the business world changes, can you keep the pace?
Joining EY places you on the cutting edge of business trends. From the very start of your career, you’ll see first-hand how they shape our world.
At EY we have a privileged perspective on business. We not only operate in over 150 countries, we also have insights into many of the world’s largest organizations and governments. This allows us to make predictions on trends which shape our future and change tomorrow in the process.
Our network is the most integrated at global level and its vast resources allow us to help our clients benefit from every opportunity.
We’ve been voted in 2014 and 2016 second most attractive employer globally after Google and No 1 Professional Services Employer in the world by students, graduates and young professionals. We are more than everywhere in the world, so you can be sure that there will be an expert somewhere who is more than willing to help you out and to answer every question you have. Speaking of which, we have the most globally integrated knowledge system, which brought to us the Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise (MAKE) award for 17 years in a row.
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