Sector Data Scientist NY, San Fran, Dallas, Greenwich, CT

New York, NY 10022

Post Date: 03/29/2017 Job ID: 8791 Category: Data

Sector Data Scientist

Locations Chicago, NY


  Our Client is focused on acquiring, analyzing, and understanding the ever-growing data universe. Given the vast amount of data being produced, implementing new research methodologies, machine learning, natural language processing, scientific data visualization, and distributed computing to identify significant trends.

The Data Services group is committed to generating sustained alpha using fundamental insights captured in a scientific approach.


Key job responsibilities include:
  • Coordinate with investment teams to understand their research process, and how data can support their research processes
  • Take reverse inquiries from investment teams and understand the key data drivers
  • Analyze data from multiple sources to answer complex investment theses
  • Quickly digest data, recognize inflection points, and determine data relevancy
  • Deliver high quality research to investment teams in a clear and digestible manner
  • Work with existing and new data sets to push significant ideas and inflection points to investment teams

Suggested skills/experience:
  • 1-3 years of investment banking, sell side research, management consulting, or related experience
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Ability to learn, think, and react quickly
  • Exceptional communication skills
  •   Industry generalist or background in Consumer, Energy, Financials, Healthcare, Industrials, Media, Technology or Telecom Accountabilities:
  • Unique individuals that are innovators
  • Organized and able to present ideas
  • Can read research and market information, outline points, and present in a clear and concise manner
  • Can easily access data when needed
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Assertive yet willing to work within a team and take on any task
  • Creative, strong work ethic and works efficiently


Professional demeanor
  • Able to present, communicate, and is approachable to management teams
  • Has self-reliance and uses good common sense
  • Is able to build strong company relationships and build out network with peers and sell side analysts
  • Intellectually Curious
  • Is able to identify and present obscure data that is unique and useful
  • Genuinely interested in the sector and what drives the business
  • Willingness to travel Education:
  • Bachelors degree or advanced degree in finance
  • CFA candidate a plus
Excel, Data Analysis in Consumer, or Entertainment (top 2 right now) sectors

Evan Pollock

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