Senior Data Scientist for Seeking Alpha

Remote, Kyiv, Dnipro, Kharkiv, Lviv, Vinnytsia, Odessa

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Seeking Alpha is the market leader for crowdsourced equity research in the USA. We employ 150+ people across its operations in New York, Israel and India.

The company is the premier website for actionable stock market opinion and analysis, and vibrant, intelligent finance discussion. Each month our crowdsource investment analysis draws an audience of 5.2MM+ monthly visitors to our real-time alerts products on email and mobile.

We handpick articles from the world’s top market blogs, money managers, financial experts and investment newsletters, publishing 500 unique article and news updates daily. The company gives a voice to over 5.5MM registered users, including 12,000+ contributors and individuals averaging 130,000+ comments a month, providing access to the nation’s savviest and inquisitive investors.

Our site is the only free, online source for over 5,000 public companies’ quarterly earnings call transcripts, including the S&P 500. The company was named the Most Informative Website by Kiplinger’s Magazine and has received Forbes’ ‘Best of the Web’ Award.

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Description

On behalf of Seeking Alpha, Ciklum is looking for Senior Data Scientist to join Kyiv team on full-time basis.

Responsibilities

  • Convert business problems into data science tasks
  • Prepare the required datasets for modeling purposes
  • Evaluate the models and perform investigative error analyses
  • Monitor model performance, estimate impact on business metrics
  • Research and experiment with different machine learning algorithms and techniques to solve business problems

Requirements

  • 2+ years of experience in machine learning, the experience in at least one of next domains will be a plus: Predictive Analytics, Recommendation Systems, NLP
  • Expertise in Python and SQL
  • Strong foundation in data structures, algorithms, statistics, and machine learning
  • Detail-attentive to a fault
  • Mother-tongue level English paired with outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong self- management, consistently meets and beats deadlines
  • A team player with excellent collaboration skills

Desirable

  • Experience with cloud computing stacks such as Amazon Web Services preferred
  • Understanding, desire to deep into investment area
  • Experience in Predictive analytics ((LTV prediction and improvement, churn prediction, users segmentation) for millions of users

What's in it for you

  • Very close cooperation with the client
  • Possibility to propose solutions on a project
  • Dynamic and challenging tasks
  • Ability to influence project technologies
  • Team of professionals: learn from colleagues and gain recognition of your skills
  • Low bureaucracy, European management style