Decision Scientist

Competitive | London | Permanent


Posted 5 days ago


This is an opportunity to join a thriving financial services company that specialize in Non-Performing Loans who always put the customers first, that are looking to bring on individuals to join their team that demonstrate a scientific or mathematical mindset that allows you to take a pragmatic approach to problem solving, with the ability to work in a dynamic and uncertain environment, where finding creative solutions to analytical problems is the goal.

The role itself will focus on the design and build of data-driven decision components to increase the ROI at different stages of the data lifecycle. This will give you the opportunity to develop your skills and work on the broad development of predictive scorecards, machine learning models, KNN models, NLP, clustering analysis, and more.

What they value most in individuals is the drive to find new solutions to problems and being willing to embrace new ideas to find the logical next step on the way to the answer. They want to foster creativity and allow everyone’s individual experience to shine, while giving you the opportunity to grow, develop, and thrive in the role.

The role will allow the collaboration between the teams across the business, working with the strategy, data & Insights, and portfolio analytics teams, in doing so enables you to better contribute to the businesses objectives and make more impactful decisions.

They are looking for an individual who has:

  • Mathematical, statistical, physics, or similar degree/background
  • Experienced in SQL
  • Experience in using statistical computing languages R, Python or SAS to manipulate data and draw insights from those data sets.
  • Experience in applying machine learning algorithms
  • Knowledge of logistic regression
  • Results-oriented mindset allowing you to work with a high level of integrity and dependability
  • Strong problem-solving and creative skills to exercise sound judgement.

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.