Job Listings : Research Scientist

Company : BlackRock
Post Date : 07/14/2017
Type : Full Time

BlackRock – Scientific Active Equity – Knowledge Discovery Team

Research Scientist

Locations: San Francisco, London, and Tel Aviv

Are you a computer scientist who loves to develop amazing algorithms? Are you curious? Do you think of research as a product? Are you keen to further your knowledge in statistical machine learning, deep learning, and natural language processing? Are you having fun coding on GPUs? Do you like to get your hands dirty with code and data? Are you a keen student of science and math?

We have:

90+ billion USD under management.
A team of world-class computer scientists, economists, engineers, optimization specialists /
applied mathematicians, and statisticians.
Access to some of the brightest minds in the world of statistics, machine learning, convex
optimization, finance, and computing.
Data galore, structured and unstructured.
An enormous compute budget.

You have:

A passion for data.
The knowledge and drive to code beautiful algorithms.
A keen attention to detail and the urge to "finish the back of the drawer."
Boundless creativity and a desire to constantly learn.
The view that data science is a team sport.

You might also have:

Experience with distributed computing.
A Master’s / Ph.D. degree in a quantitative discipline.
Talent in applying "street fighting math."
Product management and agile development skills.

Contact: Bradley Betts bradley.betts@blackrock.com

BlackRock is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.