We are looking for a Data Scientist that will help us discover and manage various sources of data to help us make smarter decisions around our investment process.  We are a $2.5bn Equity Hedge Fund located in the Bay Area with an excellent long-term track record. The ideal candidate will work as part of a smaller-sized investment team to:

  • Build and organize datasets
  • Integrate insights and outputs from datasets into financial models on publicly traded companies
  • Work hand in hand with the investment team to manage data flow and help us discover new ways to orient data into our investment process
  • Coordinate with alternative data vendors to ensure data accuracy and to interpret their datasets
  • Data mining and building web scraping processes, in addition to interpreting and filtering for anomalous events
  • Ad-hoc analysis and presenting in a clear, visually appealing manner

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Experience with various data science toolkits
  • Scripting and programming skills
  • Experience with data visualization tools
  • Proficiency in query languages
  • Excellent applied statistical skills (regression & distribution)

To apply, please email your resume to jobs@alternativedata.org