Citi APAC - HKG - Citi Research - Data Science Consultant in Hong Kong
Primary Location: Hong Kong SAR of PRC,Hong Kong,Hong Kong
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Research
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Job ID: 18019521
Citi Research, in partnership with Investor Sales, is establishing a Data Science Consulting team to provide bespoke consulting services to Investor clients of Markets & Securities Services.
The Data Science Consultant role will be a key client facing position to directly work with Investor Clients on bespoke Data Science requests and projects. The role will support Investor Sales and Relationship Manager teams in the region and represent a range of Non-Markets Alternative Data products and services proposed for the new function.
Meet with Investor Clients to discuss their plans and requests for bespoke Data Science projects
Introduce the range of Non-Markets Alternative Data Assets and Services on offer to Investor Clients and provide support to trial and test data sets for ongoing consumption
Shape project engagements for prioritization by regional Sales & Relationship Management leads.
Execute projects, from shaping and pricing, through design and execution, and then final delivery
Interact with the internal Research Innovation Lab to leverage core capabilities required to execute the projects
Interact with regional and global stakeholders to explain the new Data Science Consulting service and showcase examples of the project work being conducted
Represent the firm at industry conferences and external events, so that we establish a leading brand in the provision of Big Data Consulting services within the Investment Management industry
Experienced with Data Science techniques and toolsets, including core technologies such as Hadoop, Apache/Spark, MongoDB and others
Experience using Alternative Data such as unstructured data sourced from foot-traffic (cell-phone signals), satellite images, transaction data (credit cards, point-of-sale systems), aggregated financial flows (institutional), geo-spatial data sets, and others
Understanding of the Consultant role and experience shaping and executing projects for an external client
Demonstrated ability to execute and deliver high quality projects
Experience in investment management Research process, either fundamental or quantitative