Advanced Analytics Analyst (Data Science)

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Jun 2021
Closes
07 Jul 2021
Employer Sector
Accountancy Practice
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Travel
None

Applied Analytics (Data Science) - North East UK - Excellent Salary

Exceptional opportunity to become part of a leading edge analytics team within this global bank. You will use your advanced analytics skills (ML & AI) to develop techniques to proactively search for financial crime risks on a new financial intelligence platform. Fantastic career progression available.

Role & Responsibilities

You will be:
• The key technical resource in the evolution of combating financial crime utilising a combination of leading edge technology including ML and AI.
• Developing analytical models and programs within the Financial Crime Risk Team working with senior stakeholders to combat financial crime.
• Play a major part in defining and delivering the continued evolution of the team capability within Financial Crime Risk through analytical solutions, fully documented and explained that meet business requirements.
• Regularly monitoring existing models to ensure robust and performing.
• Identify, monitor and mitigate emerging and existing risks and ensure awareness across the team.

Experience & Skills Required

You have:
• Applied mathematics, statistics, advanced computing (machine learning, artificial intelligence), visualisation, data engineering skills.
• Domain expertise in combatting financial crime and/or a strong R&D background.
• Hadoop ecosystem experience and strong skills in analytical languages such as Python, R or SQL.
• Excellent academic results and a relevant degree education at BSc or MSc.
• Exceptional communication skills and the ability to present fluently to audiences of differing skill levels.

If you fit the above job description, please contact Sue Saunders on (phone number removed) or email her on (url removed). Please be advised that we can only accept candidates who have the right to work in the UK.

Alternatively, you can refer a friend or colleague by taking part in our fantastic referral schemes! If you have a friend or colleague who would be interested in this role, please refer them to us. For each relevant candidate that you introduce to us (there is no limit) and we place, you will be entitled to our general gift/voucher scheme