Data Scientist

Location: Central Region
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: S$150000.00 - S$250000.00 per annum
REF: AS00041129_1487899870

Data Scientist wanted for a leading High Frequency Trading firm!

Our client is a leading High Frequency Trading firm with their headquarters based in the US and has a growing presence in the APAC region, such as Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan. Due to expansion plans to establish their foothold in Asia, they are currently looking for a talented Data Scientist to join their team in Singapore. You will play a pivotal role in coming up with predictive modelling through machine learning techniques which are crucial to the company's bottomline. You should be passionate in doing programming to develop and maximize the automation of new trading strategies. You are someone who is always constantly looking to use new cutting edge technologies for research purposes and keen to make an impact to the organization.

To qualify, you must possess the following:

  • Holds at least a PhD / Masters in Data Science, Statistical Modelling, Quantitative finance or other related fields of study with excellent academic background
  • Has at least 1 to 2 years of working experience as a Data Scientist, Quant Researcher or a similar role
  • Strong experience in working with and cleaning large sets with data
  • Strong programming background in SQL and Python
  • Experience in using at least C#, C/C++ or Java
  • Proven experience in data mining techniques
  • Excellent communications skills with the ability to engage business stakeholders and end users
  • Passionate in Data Science and keen to add value in an organization

If you have what it takes, please contact Daniel Ong on (65) 6854 5607 or click APPLY NOW quoting reference number DXO 41129. For more information, please visit

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