Bright minds,
sharp solutions

Luxoft is a global IT service provider of innovative technology solutions that delivers measurable business outcomes to multinational companies. Its offerings encompass strategic consulting, custom software development services, and digital solution engineering. Luxoft enables companies to compete by leveraging its multi-industry expertise in the financial services, automotive, communications, and healthcare & life sciences sectors. For more information, please visit the website.

Line of Business:

Financial Services

Position:

Data Scientist

Project Description

You will be develops and deploys systematic financial strategies across a variety of asset classes and global markets. We seek to produce high-quality predictive signals (Alphas) through our proprietary research platform to employ financial strategies focused on exploiting market inefficiencies. Our teams work collaboratively to drive the production of Alphas and financial strategies - the foundation of a sustainable, global investment platform.

Our goal is to hire the best and the brightest. We value intellectual horsepower first and foremost, and people who demonstrate an exceptional talent. There is no roadmap to future success, so we need people who can help us create it. Our collective intelligence will drive us there.

Responsibilities

• Enrichment of company’s data by applying NLP models
• Developing different textual matching algorithms and tests for them
• Processing and cleansing of semi-structured or unstructured data
• Creating automated data processing systems and monitoring/maintaining it
• Developing interfaces and micro services in Python
• Integrating multiple data sources and databases into one system

Skills

Must

• A bachelor's degree in a technical or quantitative field from top university
• At least 3 years of experience as a data engineer or software developer
• Expert in Natural Language Processing
• Strong Python programming skills
• Experience with Python NLP tools, such as NLTK
• Experience with SQL databases
• Scripting skills in UNIX environment: shell, python Fire, etc.
• Understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms
• Understanding of code versioning tools, e.g. Git
• Debugging skills, Eye for detail and identifying problems
• Able to work with / refactor legacy python code
• A passion for working with data

Nice to have

• Experience with Pandas

Languages

  • English: Upper-intermediate

Relocation package

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WHERE
Saint Petersburg
Work Type
Python
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