Data Scientist

IT And Software Development National Capital Region Pasig City, National Capital Region


Description

Key Position Responsibilities
● Working as part of an Agile team to investigate high volume
transactionaltrading data & customer dimension data
● Collaborate closely with fellow engineers and analysts to find
innovative solutions to traditionaltechnical challenges
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● Actively contribute to discussions about data flow design, model
design and standard methodology
● Being hands-on in raw trading data and investigating unusual and
interesting trends
● Engaging closely with the Data Engineering team to develop & deploy
models in production.
● Working effectively with stakeholders to develop and release
solutions with a focus on clear interpretation and easy actioning
● Providing statistical evidence to communicate hypotheses and model
projections
● Assistin championing initiatives to improve the scalability and
robustness of our models


Team Member Requirements
Skills, Qualifications, Experience, Attributes
● Qualifications in Computer Science, Actuarial Science, Statistics,
Mathematics, Econometrics and/or Applied Finance
● Sound knowledge of financial and trading markets
● Proficiency in Jupyter Notebooks, SQL, Python, PySpark, SageMaker
or DataBricks/Snowflake/H20
● A discernible passion for quantitative modeling: especially around
large-scale data processing
● Knowledge ofthe AWS technology stack
● Experience in analyzing large, complex multi-dimensional datasets
and coming up with key actionable insights
● Experience in driving projects end to end from analysis,
experimentation,testing to production
● Proven financial modeling and risk management skills
● A demonstrated ability to meet multiple competing deadlines
● Strong problem-solving capabilities as well as the ability to adaptto
changing and conflicting priorities
● An understanding ofthe technology, use cases, and choices available
across Data Processing (e.g. Spark, Flink), Data Workflows (e.g.
Airflow, Luigi), Data Formats (e.g. Avro, Parquet, Arrow, protobuf)
(desirable)
● Experience with MetaQuotes platform (desirable)
● Experience with backtesting framework (desirable)
● Ability to effectively collaborate with others
● Sound communication skills both verbal and written
● Ability to thrive in a nimble,fast paced environment