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Data Scientist
Proprietary Research
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Spark
  • Excellent attention to detail, organization, and project management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Superb business intuition and a solution orientated, methodological approach to problem solving
  • Ability to collaborate and build relationships across business units within the Firm
  • People who “elevate the room” through their work ethic, curiosity, and solution-orientated attitude
  • Adherence to the highest ethical standards working closely with the Firm's Compliance team
  • Demonstrated interest in machine learning, statistical models, and data mining tools
  • Bachelor/Masters in a quantitative discipline w/ 0-1 year of professional experience
  • Strong programming skills in Python (preferred), R, Spark, SQL
  • Exceptional understanding of statistics and advanced modeling techniques
  • Ability to communicate complex analyses and results clearly
  • Integrity - You demonstrate 100% commitment to the highest ethical standards
  • Ownership - You take charge of your work, uphold your commitments, and always do your best
  • Commerciality - You focus on what matters, ask necessary questions, and are diligent about not wasting time
  • Humility - You welcome and are receptive to feedback and learn from past mistakes
  • Adaptability - You can triage business needs and context switch quickly and efficiently
  • Admirability - You elevate the room through your work ethic, domain knowledge, and work product
  • Tackle the challenges of featuring and modeling large unstructured data using machine learning and statistical techniques
  • Manage all aspects of the research and analysis process including methodology selection, data collection and quality, modeling and analysis, and performance monitoring
  • Deliver research findings to investment teams, portfolio managers, and other internal clients
  • Work within a team to help drive technical innovation through a collaborative R&D process

1,001-5,000 employees

Discretionary short/long, macro, & systematic trading firm
Company Overview
Point72's mission is to be the industry’s premier asset management firm through delivering superior risk-adjusted returns, adhering to the highest ethical standards and offering the greatest opportunities to the industry’s brightest talent.
  • Fully-paid health care benefits
  • Generous parental and family leave policies
  • Mental and physical wellness programs
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Non-profit matching gift program
  • Support for employee-led affinity groups representing women, minorities and the LGBT+ community
  • Tuition assistance
  • A 401(k) savings program with an employer match and more
Company Core Values
  • Ethics & Integrity
  • Firm First
  • Innovation & Excellence
  • Growth & Development
  • Community