Data Scientist

New Delhi
Data Science
Full-time
Sentieo is powering the future of financial research in a $30B market to create a dynamic and revolutionary central hub for public equity research. Sentieo is the financial data terminal, reimagined. Our vision is to accelerate human productivity and collaboration to fundamentally improve the workflow of all knowledge economy professionals. Built by former hedge fund analysts, our tool allows these professionals to drastically increase their speed and coverage without sacrificing the depth of their research; enabling them to focus on meaningful work that only humans can do.

With a $19M Series A funding round under our belt, we are excited to propel Sentieo into the next phase of our company’s global growth - from advanced, unprecedented product development to accelerated team scaling and expansion. Join our team as we reimagine the future of fintech.

We are looking for a Senior Data Scientist to mine our vast database of 30 Million+ financial documents in order to develop tools that make our users better investors. You will be joining a small(but growing team) where you will have a major voice in deciding which projects to undertake. We'relooking for individuals who are excited about the opportunity to build data science tools that can give investors an edge. NLP + Investing/Quant experience is a major plus.


What you'll do:
-Selecting and engineering features to build and based on mining of our large text and
financials database.
-Prototyping/Testing algorithms to help inform us what to build.
-Training and tuning a variety of machine learning models.
-Data mining using NLP & state-of-the-art methods.
-Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems.


What you'll bring:
-Knowledge and hands-on working experience with ML techniques and tools.
-Strong understanding of basic statistics concepts including population, confidence intervals,correlation, significance,probability,distributions, hypothesis testing, etc.
-Strong grounded concepts and application knowledge of ML techniques including
linear/logistic regression,decision trees,classification,clustering,ensembles,text mining to build models.
-Hands-on experience with Python and familiarity with machine learning frameworks.
-Comfortable with data visualization tools like pandas,seaborn and matplotlib.
-Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team.
Life at Sentieo:
-Join a fun & tight-knit team that values transparency and is serious about building and maintaining a great culture.
-Comprehensive health benefits.
-Flexible vacation & sick policy.
-Daily Breakfast and unlimited snack food.
-Fun team outings (offsites, happy hours, etc.).

EEO

Our company values diversity and believes diverse teams make innovation possible. We work on complex, difficult problems with no linear or clear solutions. We believe that a diverse team can bring different perspectives and approaches, and whose experiences reflect the full set of clients we seek to serve. As such, Sentieo is committed to a diverse representation among our employees.