The Technology Group (TG) is a key enabler to keep our business moving forward and is constantly exploiting state-of-the-
art information technologies to enhance GIC’s ability to be the leading global long-term investment firm.
This is an opportunity to join GIC as an Associate / AVP, Data Scientist. You will be part of a dynamic team that provides Data Science capability across investment management and corporate services functions.
You will play a key role in the end-to-end development of advanced data analytics application in asset management and business operations.
You will have access to a variety of real-world, structured and unstructured data and the opportunity to apply data science techniques to extract insights that enhance efficiency, reliability and performance across Front, Middle, and Back Office.
You will gain a holistic understanding of the asset management business and be part of the transformation Data and Artificial Intelligence bring to it.
You will develop your data science chops, conceptual thinking and business acumen while leveraging on your technology know-
how to bring value to the business.
As an excellent team player with a collaborative mind-set, you will work hand-in-hand with various facets of the business across Front, Middle, and Back Office, the extended Technology team in GIC as well as industry peers and partners.
You will also collaborate with industry leading professionals and be exposed to extraordinary array of professional and personal growth opportunities at the intersection of international finance and technology
Master’s or PhD in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent
Programming experience in Python and Hadoop / Spark, and SQL working proficiency
Strong grasp of software engineering and key Machine Learning algorithms and principles. NLP experience is desirable
Experience in dealing with large scale, noisy, and unstructured data. Experience with time series data will be advantageous
Experience / exposure to Financial Services industry will be a plus
Strong collaboration skills, ability to partner and work effectively across teams and with business stakeholders
Good communication skills, ability to articulate technical concepts and drive discussions with stakeholders