Data Science Intern

Data Science Group

New York, NY

Kyber Data Science is looking for a Data Scientist Intern who will assist in the creation of data products that provide insights on company and industry trends. The ideal candidate will have extensive healthcare domain experience and a functional understanding of data and statistical modeling as it pertains to the financial services industry. The role can be part-time or full-time.  Candidates must be able to start immediately.

 

Kyber Data Science, a Cowen company, is focused on the analysis and structuring of complex datasets with the goal of providing investment managers with data-driven, fundamental insights and enabling them to better understand company & product trends.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct analysis and modeling of complex data sources to discover hidden patterns, forecast KPIs and identify key company/industry trends.
  • Assist in the launch of data products and communication of data driven insights from research.
  • Process, cleanse, and verify the integrity of incoming transaction-level data.

 

Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in, or completed a Masters program in a highly quantitative field (statistics, computer science, mathematics, finance, etc) or a healthcare-related degree with significant project experience
  • Must have US work authorization and can start immediately
  • Strong programming experience with Python and/or SQL, with the ability to write well-documented production-level code required
  • Practical knowledge & experience with statistical methods (panel data, time series) & machine learning required
  • Experience with AWS technologies like S3, EC2, as well as data science tools like Snowflake and Spark preferred
  • Experience with the analysis & modeling of large, patient-level healthcare RWD (claims, EMR, registry) preferred
  • Prior finance & accounting coursework or job experience preferred
  • Interest in incorporating data and data analysis into the investment process
  • Detail oriented with the ability to clearly & concisely communicate actionable conclusions from complex analysis, in both written and oral formats.