Data Scientist

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|Innovation / Project / Organization

Data Scientist

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Permanent contract Innovation / Project / Organization

Responsibilities

  • 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.

Profile required

  • 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.

Business insight

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 133,000 employees based in 61 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.
ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialised financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customised business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 22000M78
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2022/08/19
Publication date: 2022/07/20
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