Job Openings Data Scientist - Turing Talent Career Changers Program

About the job Data Scientist - Turing Talent Career Changers Program

About the job

  • You will be working as a Data Science Innovation Analyst at Standard Chartered Bank, a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East
  • Led by an inspirational woman role model, the Global Head of Data Science Innovation, you will be in an environment with an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution

What you will be working on:

  • Develop innovative machine learning algorithms to optimise business activities across all of the bank’s activities (eg. Sales, Trading, Research, Transaction Banking, Client Coverage and COO Office)
  • Combine internal and external data sources to find new improved ways of adding commercial value and gaining a competitive edge
  • Deliver predictive outputs and insights to business users in an automated and self-service manner.

Why apply?

  • Apply your skills to drive real business outcomes. Your work makes a difference
  • A leader and a team culture that fosters diversity
  • Be part of Turing Talent programme and receive benefits including leadership training, mentorship and industry networking
  • A rewarding career journey with a competitive salary
  • Working with an international team on a high-impact project
  • Avenue to develop skills, recognition and improve technical expertise

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Candidates who are intellectually curious, analytical and willing to learn & take responsibility with day and day and to deliver outputs.
  • Good to have experience or training in Python. Experience can include personal or university projects, internships or work experience
  • Interest to apply your skills in business and financial services settings. Prior experience in banking or financial services NOT required

Bonus skills:

  • Good to have experience or training in machine learning and statistics
  • Good to have awareness of Cloud environments and infrastructure

We encourage everyone to apply, no matter your ethnicity or background. Whether you just changed your career into Data Science, or is a mother returning to education and the workforce, we’d love to hear from you.


General info:
Contract type: Full time/permanent role
Salary: competitive with bonus

Number of positions available: 4

Start Date: ASAP
Work location: Hong Kong or Singapore 

About Turing Talent Programme

Founded by people from Google, Facebook, Microsoft and McKinsey, Turing Talent specialises in recruitment in cutting-edge areas such as Data Science and Artificial Intelligence. Different from traditional recruitment, the flagship Turing Talent programme offers leadership training specifically for tech professionals and mentorship alongside your job. www.turingtalent.org