• Location: USA, New Jersey, Hoboken
  • Date Posted: 18th Feb, 2019
  • Reference: PS121218JFI1_1550509544
AWS Big Data Scientist - Hoboken, NJ - 9 Mo Contract - 100/hr

You will be on a team of product managers, data scientists and engineers who are passionate about enabling financial products to be aware and adaptive to consumers' needs. They create APIs, data platforms and tools for developing the deep understanding of our customers that is crucial to delivering innovative, intelligent, personalized customer experiences.

Responsibilities:


* Partner closely with a variety of business and product teams to conduct the experiments that guide improvements to customer experiences and business outcomes in domains like marketing, servicing and fraud prevention.

* Write software (Python, Scala, e.g.) to collect, explore, visualize and analyze numerical and textual data (billions of customer transactions, clicks, payments, etc.) using tools like Spark, Elasticsearch, and AWS.

* Build machine learning models through all phases of development, from design through training, evaluation and validation, and partner with engineering teams to operationalize them in production systems that serve 50+ million customers.


Qualifications:


* Curious and creative. You thrive on bringing definition to big, undefined problems. You love asking questions, and you love pushing hard to find the answers. You're not afraid to share a new idea. You communicate clearly and effectively to share your findings with non-technical audiences.

* Technical: You have hands-on experience developing data science solutions from concept to production using open source tools and modern cloud computing platforms. You are not afraid of petabytes of data.

* Statistically-minded. You have built models, validated them and back-tested them. You know how to interpret a confusion matrix or a ROC curve. You have experience with clustering, classification, sentiment analysis, time series analysis and deep learning.
* Must have AWS experience - S3/EC2/EMR/Redshift/RDS/Lambda HIGHLY preferred



If you or someone you know is interested in this position, please send your resume directly to P.Sandstrom@jeffersonfrank.com or call 212-731-8282 (ext 3205) and ask for Paige.

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