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Data Scientist - Barclays Investment Bank

New York, New York
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Barclays Investment Bank is building a data science team to support their research team. You’ll be working with data sets that span industries, and at a scale relevant for predicting company and economic outcomes

What will you be doing?

  • Coordinate with stakeholders to do high-impact analyses and build products in collaboration with a research specialist, and with support from engineering
  • Turn stakeholder discussions into project ideas, and help plan and prioritize their execution
  • Lead roadmapping and planning data projects
  • Plan and help execute development and exploration of new and existing datasets for application to investment research, with support from the rest of the data team evaluate data sources and providers for reliability, quality, and usefulness present analyses to stakeholders in research and product help turn models and analyses into data-driven products
  • Your focus can shift more or less toward each of these points depending on your strengths!


What We’re Looking For

  • PhD, MS, or 3+ years experience in computer science, applied mathematics, or other quantitative/computational discipline.
  • Experience with building data products and participation in sprint-based agile development
  • 3+ years experience with open source machine learning or statistical analysis tools
  • 3+ years coding experience, Python preferred.
  • 2+ years experience using standard development tools, including Git and JIRA (or similar)
  • Experience mentoring colleagues in data science, including problem-solving and pair-coding
  • Data engineering experience, including SQL and manipulating large structured or unstructured datasets for analysis.
  • Advanced undergraduate or higher coursework in Statistics or Probability Theory as well as Linear Algebra

Skills That Will Help You In The Role

  • Experience working with unstructured data and natural language processing
  • Experience with large-scale data analysis (e.g. with cluster frameworks or online analysis methods)
  • Experience with methods for causal inference with non-experimental data

Where will you be working?

You will be working at our Americas Headquarters at 745 Seventh Avenue. This 37-story office tower is located in Times Square in the heart of Manhattan and features a cafeteria, fitness center and state-of-the-art LED signage on the facade of the building.

Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit home.barclays/who-we-are/ for more details.

Our Values

Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Our Diversity

We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.

It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

Our Benefits

Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with us.

Risk and Control Objective

Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Standards.


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Posted: 2020-03-13 Expires: 2020-05-12

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