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Senior Data Scientist

Toronto, ON
Full Time
6 days ago
What is the Opportunity?

As a Data Scientist you will analyze, design and implement data science solutions using RBC's enterprise suite of analytics tools. Leveraging leading edge technologies and capabilities, we apply a variety of domain specific machine learning and statistical modelling techniques to help RBC understand the changing business environment, discover new growth opportunities and determine where business improvements can be made.

What will you do?
  • Interact with multiple RBC teams to understand, ideate and implement solutions, spanning multiple statistical/ML areas with key focus on Causal Inference, Recommender Systems, Experimental Design, Contextual Bandits, and Bayesian Inference.
  • Prepare, parse and integrate large and varied structured and unstructured data sets to build statistical and machine learning models.
  • Work with stakeholders to validate and quantify accuracy and precision of analysis and business impact
  • Work closely with other product team members and present findings to stakeholders clearly
  • Deploy solutions for end-users and help drive impact/change

What do you need to succeed?

  • BSc, Master or PhD in Computer Science, Statistics or Mathematics or similar fields. Ideal candidates will have 2+ years of hands-on experience
  • Experience with machine learning and statistical methods, exploratory data analysis, data visualization, model assessment and selection
  • Experience with common statistical, machine learning and deep learning libraries and frameworks
  • Proficient in programming languages such as Python, R, Scala/PySpark
  • Familiarity with collaborative software development tools (git, issue tracking)
  • Ability to perform complex data analysis and present findings to stakeholders. Strong interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal) across peers and senior leaders

Nice to have
  • Strong knowledge of design, development, and implementation data science technologies.
  • Experience deploying models into productions as Rest APIs, batch jobs or dashboards.
  • Experience implementing Service Oriented Architectures.
  • Passion for writing high-quality, maintainable and robust code.

What's in it for you?

We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper
  • A comprehensive Total Rewards Program including bonuses and flexible benefits, competitive compensation, commissions, and stock where applicable
  • Leaders who support your development through coaching and managing opportunities
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • A world-class training program in financial services
  • Flexible work/life balance options
  • Opportunities to take on progressively greater accountabilities

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City: Toronto
Address: 88 Queens Quay West
Work Hours/Week: 37.5
Work Environment: Office
Employment Type: Permanent
Career Level: Experienced Hire/Professional
Pay Type: Salary + Variable Bonus
Required Travel(%):0
Exempt/Non-Exempt: N/A
People Manager: No
Application Deadline: 04/17/2021
Platform: Technology and Operations

Req ID: 335616
Ad Code(s):
Information Technology