Senior Associate - Data Scientist

  • Alvarez & Marsal
  • London, UK
  • 22/07/2020
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

Senior Associate - Data Scientist

Alvarez & Marsal


Alvarez & Marsal (“A&M”) is a global consulting firm with more than $1.7+ billion in revenues, c.4,500+ staff and 60 offices around the globe and a broad range of professional services including Restructuring, Transaction Advisory, Performance Improvement, Corporate Transformation, Financial Institutions Advisory, Tax, Valuations, and Disputes and Investigation Services.

Companies, investors and government entities around the world turn to Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) for leadership, action and results.

A&M are experiencing unprecedented growth and demand for our services and as a result we are expanding our high-profile Data Science team with the recruitment of an experienced Senior Associate or Associate.

Our team of Data Scientists, Developers, Consultants and Industry experts work with clients at all stages of their information evolution and provide the full breadth of capability from analytics strategy and transformation, through to advanced Data Science, RPA and Intelligent Automation, Graph Analytics, NLP, OCR and Data Visualization.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with an innovative team to apply state-of-the-art analytics to real life business challenges. The successful candidate will contribute to projects that improve our Client’s businesses and enhance their performance.

Responsibilities include;

  • Combing different tools and technologies to develop end to end analytical solutions that address our clients’ business challenges
  • Applying predictive analytics, statistical modelling and machine learning/deep learning techniques to client issues
  • Working closely with business stakeholders and experts to develop new concepts and innovative tools to support the evolving data landscape
  • Contributing to thought leadership and developments in the field of Analytics, RPA, Machine Learning, Architectures and Languages
  • Working as part of a diverse team within an inclusive culture where people are recognised for their contribution

The successful candidate will;

  • Have a proven track record in Data Analytics at a leading Advisory firm
  • Be a problem solver and a data expert with hands on experience of complete end-to-end data and analytics projects including experience in Relational Databases/SQL, including working with large datasets
  • Hold an advanced degree in a quantitative field, such as Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Statistics, or Applied Mathematics
  • Have programming skills in at least one of the following languages: R, Python, VBA in addition to experience in Tableau or other data visualisation tools: eg Power BI, Qlik, Spotfire
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, verbal and written communication skills when working with both business and technical teams
  • Flexibility to travel and fluency in one or more European languages is desirable although not essential

Highly desirable:

  • Knowledge of distributed computing or NoSQL technologies
  • Experience with RPA, OCR and web scraping

Our employees reflect the operational distinctiveness that is A&M; a business savvy, outcome focused business entrepreneur who is driven to making an impact, determined to make a difference and not afraid to challenge the status-quo.

A&M delivers tangible results for corporates, boards, private equity firms, law firms and government agencies facing complex challenges. Our senior leaders, and their teams help companies act decisively, catapult growth and accelerate results. We are experienced operators, world-class consultants, former regulators and industry authorities with a shared commitment to telling clients what’s really needed for turning change into a strategic business asset, managing risk and unlocking value at every stage of growth.

Voluntary Inclusion
It is Alvarez & Marsal’s policy to provide and promote equal opportunity in employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, pregnancy, marital status, family status, religion, national origin, age or disability or any other non-merit based factor in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

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