Junior Data Scientist

Data Science
Full Time
We are looking for an enthusiastic Junior Data Scientist to join our team and work on our production-grade NLP pipeline. This is an amazing opportunity to gain experience working in a fast paced FinTech startup alongside a team of Data Scientists and Machine Learning experts.

Arkera is a real-time market intelligence platform built by traders and scientists to uncover the most valuable market moving intelligence from an ocean of information. In this role you will work with our Data Science team to help us surface the highest quality investing content and market intelligence.

We are solving some of the biggest intelligence problems hedge funds and investment banks face using a combination of AI and financial domain knowledge. If you are ambitious, love complex problems and believe in the transformational power of technology, we want to meet you.

What you will do 🚀

    • Working with our Data Science team, building and maintaining our industrial strength NLP pipeline that uses state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms
    • Help delivering continuous data streams to key company products in a fast and robust manner

What we look for 👍

    • Degree in a STEM subject (or equivalent experience) and available immediately
    • Exposure to Data Science and NLP
    • Experience with Python + Linux
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
    • Demonstrable attention to detail and ownership of tasks


    • Previous experience working with production-level code
    • Experience with TensorFlow

What you will get 🎁

    • Competitive starting salary, negotiable depending on experience
    • Private health insurance and pension scheme
    • The latest tech equipment
    • Free coffee, drinks and many other perks; office in WeWork
    • Discounted gym membership and regular team social events
Our interview process typically consists of an initial phone screen and one or two on-site interviews, depending on your convenience and availability. The process usually takes about 1 week in total but our fastest hire was in just 24 hours!!! 🏃

We have an awesome private office atWeWork South Bank Central!