UBS Financial Services Data Scientist - Investment Bank in New York, New York

Your role:

Are you interested in pursuing a career in finance and engineering at the same time? Are you interested in using data science, machine learning and AI to address the practical challenges and opportunities in a fast-paced business? Do you love solving new problems every day, want to be part of a growing, entrepreneurial team and not mind doing hands-on work when necessary?

We are looking for people with demonstrated experience in computer and data science and a desire to apply these skills in the strategic advisory and capital markets businesses at a Director, Associate Director or Analyst level.

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

The Data and Analytics Lab within the Investment Bank's Corporate Clients Solutions (CCS) is a group of innovators with the mission to transform investment banking as we know it. We design digital platforms to bring data science and predictive analytics into our business, build digital workflows to make bankers more productive and connect with clients in new ways. We don't sit somewhere in a back office – we work alongside bankers to be close to clients and deal activity, putting us in the optimal environment to innovate on what matters most. We are a team of data scientists, quants and developers with a passion for finance and investment banking.

Your expertise:

Essential:

• You have practical coding experience, as evidenced by knowledge of a programming language like Python, R, Java, C or similar

• You have excellent verbal and written communication skills

• You have an excellent academic track record in a quantitative discipline such as math, science, engineering or a similar field

• You are a great team player

• You are a self-starter with an entrepreneurial attitude

The following are a plus:

• Prior industry experience in finance, such as investment banking, asset management, sales, trading, risk management or similar

• Experience with the Python data science stack

• Experience with relational databases

• Experience with Hadoop, distributed architectures, Apache Spark or similar

• Interest and experience in UX design and web application development

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 182403BR

Business Divisions: Investment Bank

Title: Data Scientist - Investment Bank

City: New York

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New York

Function Category: Information Technology (IT), Investment Banking