Senior Data Scientist

Permanent contract|Montreal|IT (Information Technology)

Senior Data Scientist

Montreal, Canada Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)


About us: 

The Data Science team focuses on the following data driven use cases for:

  • Natural Language Processing
  • Recommendation
  • Prediction/Forecasting
  • Anomaly & Pattern Detection
  • Reporting & Business Intelligence

What will be your day-to-day?

As Senior Data Scientist, you will:

  • Join a small worldwide team of data science experts
  • 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 the Americas
  • Apply data-driven analysis to model quantitative relationships, extract informational value, and formulate forecasts and actionable conclusions
  • Promote the emergence of a cooperative pool of 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

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What you bring to our team:

Preferred skills are:

  • Relevant degree in a data science, computer science or related field
  • 5+ years of experience using machine learning, performing data mining and statistical modeling
  • Strong data engineering skills (Python)
  • Ability to display a clear interpretation, communication, and presentation of results
  • Bilingualism (French/English)

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive salary and vacation package
  • Great coverage and Social benefits (2000$ health spending account to get massages or pay other services not covered by our insurance)
  • Personal Spending account (1000$/year), it even works to pay animal day care!
  • Maternity, paternity and adoption leave for all
  • An opportunity to express yourself and get involved:

Our employees resource groups and committee such as Pride and Allies, American Women Network, Black Leadership Network, One planet demonstrate the involvement of our employees for their community.

·        And… a great training offer plus opportunities to evolve within the company with mobility opportunities

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Why join us

A career within the Societe Generale Group is an opportunity to participate in a team effort to build the bank of tomorrow.

Together, let's be the future:

  • Commitment to putting integrity at the heart of our businesses
  • Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
  • Climate commitment
  • Citizen engagement 

Business insight

Societe Generale opened its Canadian headquarters in Montreal in 1974 to offer its financial services to corporations, financial institutions and governments. The Toronto and Calgary offices were opened in 1978 and 2006 respectively.

We now employ over four hundred people, both in the traditional banking sector (investment banking, funds and trading activities) and in the field of information technology, with the opening of our SG Montreal Solutions Centre subsidiary which, thanks to its geographical location and its cultural diversity, provides computer support and development for the New York and Paris teams.

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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, sexual or 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: 21000QSQ
Entity: Societe Generale Capital Canada
Starting date: 2021/10/31
Publication date: 2021/09/01