Technical Analyst (Data Science)

London (Central)
£550 - £700 per day
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Currently seeking experienced and competent Technical Analyst (Data Science) with strong data exploitation skills to work on a 6 month minimum term contract for a Banking client site based in the City of London. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a key role where a Group Data Lake is being created. You will be a Technical Analyst on the project liaising with front office stakeholders, specifying user cases and analysing fast data sets. There will also be elements of prototype testing for in trade surveillance and developing algorithms. The candidate will have a Degree, Masters, PHD in the following subject; Sciences, Mathematics, Statistics. As the Analyst you will be working with data scientists, big data engineers and application developers across the corporate division to design and build bespoke trading security platforms on top of both real-time streaming and batch data. What you'll be responsible for: - Leading the exploitation of data using Spark, GraphDB, Neo4j, Titan to drive the analytics across the corporate platform. - Liaising with front office trading staff to gather requirements - Developing and deploying distributed computing Big Data applications using Open Source frameworks like Apache Spark, Apex, Flink, Storm, Akka and Kafka on Hortonworks (HDP) platform - Utilising programming languages like R, Matlab, Java, Scala, Python and Open Source RDBMS and NoSQL databases like PostgreSQL and MongoDB - Utilising Hadoop modules such as YARN & MapReduce, and related Apache projects such as Hive, Hbase, Pig, and Cassandra - Analysis of fast data sets and presenting via Excel, Tableau - Performing prototype testing and advanced algorithms This is a superb opportunity for an experienced Analyst with Data Science skills to join a new Greenfield Data Lake project - working with the most cutting edge technologies and collaborating with like-minded analysts and engineers. If you are looking for your next challenging contract opportunity with a financial services client then please send your CV now for immediate review. This job was originally posted as

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