Head of Data Advisory Services, Vice President / Director - New York , New York, United States, 10001

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The company operates within the financial industry.

  • 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