Help identify business cases, deliver prototype to quickly test if value can be generated.
Work with business and technology teams to design and supervise the implementation of data science and machine learning techniques in Asia.
Apply data-driven analysis to model quantitative relationships, extract informational value, and formulate forecasts and actionable conclusions.
Promote the emergence of a pool of junior data science talents, provide soft guidance and help in the optimal allocation of these talents to projects.
Contribute to the technology watch on data technologies; stay current with leading edge systems, methods, and best practices in the data science/machine learning fields and use such product and market knowledge to guide scoping discussions with business units.
Academic Background And Certifications, Experience
Master degree or PhD in a data-science or related field.
Strong interest of financial markets, econometrics and trading.
5+ years of experience using machine learning, performing data mining and statistical modeling.
Strong Python programming skills
Proven usage of Python statistical and machine learning libraries
Good knowledge of Hadoop ecosystem
Knowledge of object oriented languages (C#, Java) is a plus
Ability to display a clear interpretation, communication, and presentation of results
Foster a collaborative open-minded environment
Genuinely curious and passionate about state of the art solutions
Responsible and courageous to speak up to highlight potential flaws in solution and predictive power
Strong creative thinking and problem-solving skills
Technological & digital savvy
Ability to cooperate
Thinking out of box
Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.
SG Global Business Services Unit Data Office is a catalyst to foster the appropriation by the businesses of their data patrimony to transfrom their business model. Its mandate includes providing data expertise such as data science along with application development team to evaluate and deliver solutions. The Offensive Data setup team focuses on the following data driven use cases: