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Position Overview:

We are looking for two data scientists.
We are a financial organization delivering daily 100’000 very specific products (Indexes) which are sensitive to very large set of financial data, specific conditional rules and could have path dependent idiosyncratic behaviors.
We want to improve our output monitoring capabilities by developing machine learning techniques to detect errors / abnormal behaviors prior to client distribution in our current production environment.


  • Define and maintain a set of diagnostic models / machine learning techniques to be developed and tested to improve our current output monitoring capabilities
  • Work with production teams to integrate these models / machine learning techniques in a daily production process
  • Contribute to further enhance the product quality of the world’s leading Index provider
  • Interact with senior managers within the organization (e.g., Research, IT, content experts)
  • Operate in a multinational and multicultural environment.

Desired experience and qualification:

  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering with focus on Data Science
  • 3-5 year experience in application of Machine Learning/Data Science techniques
  • Experience with Matlab, R or Python
  • Financial Engineering knowledge a plus
  • Teamwork
  • Should be creative and innovative

Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.

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Mumbai, India
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